Leading lab testing resource shares screening and treatment options for residents as the city reports higher than average rates of STDs
Online PR News – 05-May-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 Irving, including top local organizations with free or low-cost health screening options for residents.
According to the report, the three most common STDs in Irving are chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. Between 2000 and 2018, chlamydia became increasingly prevalent among Texans while in 2018, there were 46,958 documented cases of gonorrhea in Texas, a 1.7% increase over the number reported in the prior year. In 2018, there were 12,900 documented cases of syphilis in Texas, 9,973 of which were reported in males.
The report features the following organizations:
University of Texas Southwestern Medical
8150 Brookriver Boulevard, Ste. S-400
Dallas, TX 75247
Urban Inter-Tribal Center of Texas
1261 Record Crossing Road
Dallas, TX 75235
Sexual Health Clinic
2377 N Stemmons Fwy., Ste 100
Dallas, TX 75207
525 N. Ervay Street
Dallas, TX 75201
Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic
809 Singleton Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75212
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/irving-tx/
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