Leading lab testing resource shares screening and treatment options for residents as the city reports higher than average rates of STDs
Online PR News – 19-April-2021 – Seattle, WA – Testing.com, a trusted informational guide for medical lab testing and at-home screening, has published a report on the increasing STD cases and resources for addressing this issue in Fresno, including top local organizations with free or low-cost health screening options for residents.
According to the report, the three most common STDs in Fresno include chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. Fresno County ranked 41st in the nation for chlamydia outbreaks, with 7,129 diagnosed cases in 2018 while in 2018, there were 2,246 documented cases of gonorrhea in Fresno County for a rate of 227 per 100,000 people, compared to the state and national frequencies of 200 and 179, respectively. There were 368 documented cases of early syphilis and 521 late syphilis of unknown duration in Fresno County in 2018.
The report features the following organizations:
Fresno County Economic Opportunities Commission | Community Health Center
1047 R Street
Fresno, CA 93721
Fulton Street Health Center
650 North Fulton Street
Fresno, CA 93728
Clinica Sierra Vista
2505 East Divisadero Street
Fresno, CA 93721
Multiple Fresno locations
First Health Medical Center of Fresno
7161 North Howard Street, Suite 100
Fresno, CA 93720
730 North I Street, Suite 202
Madera, CA 93637
Testing.com’s report aims to educate the public about the current health crisis and encourage people in the community to reach out to local organizations for testing and treatment options. To view the full report, please visit https://www.testing.com/std-testing/fresno-ca/
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