• US sets STD record, unvaccinated adults stoke NY outbreak - top stories in infectious disease

    3 monthes ago - By Healio

    The CDC's announcement that 2018 marked the United States' fifth straight record-breaking year for cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis was the week's top story in infectious disease.
    Other top stories included findings presented at IDWeek suggesting that more than half of measles cases in the first month of the New York state outbreak in 2018 were attributed to unvaccinated adults.
    US sets another record for STDs, CDC says
    Around 2.4 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis were reported in the United States in 2018, marking the fifth straight record-breaking
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