Tag Archives: STD testing

Chlamydia, gonorrhoea most common STDs on campus


Jacob Waring—Opinions & Features Editor According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recent data indicated that two million cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) such as Chlamydia, Gonorrhea and Syphilis were reported in the United States in 2016, the highest ever recording by the Center. According to those at the Wellness and Health Centers on campus, college rates

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Southern’s health center advises students to get tested for STDs


Adrianna Rochester – Special to the Southern News At SCSU, chlamydia and gonorrhea are the most common STDs found on campus, followed by HPV and Herpes, according to Emily Rosenthal, the coordinator of the wellness center. According to the Health Center’s STD Statistics for the university’s Fall 2014 Semester, 226 students were tested during the “Get Yourself Tested.” The testing

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