OB/GYN — Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Sexually transmitted diseases remain a major public health challenge in the United States. While substantial progress has been made in preventing, diagnosing, and treating certain STDs in recent years, Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that 19 million new infections occur each year, almost half of them among young people ages 15 to 24. Direct medical costs associated with STDs in the United States are estimated at up to $14.1 billion annually.

Please click on a specific topic to go directly to the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) information page for that STD.

art of woman in a city

page last modified on: 6/4/2014

Privacy and Security Notice | External Link Disclaimer | This is a Department of Defense Computer System | Contact Webmaster

36000 Darnall Loop Fort Hood, Texas 76544-4752 | Phone: (254) 288-8000 | Today is Wednesday, April 01, 2015

This website contains official Government information