Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Reportable sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) have increased in Minnesota, according to a report from the Minnesota Department of Health.
The Minnesota Department of Health says the state saw a drop in the number of new HIV cases reported in 2011, but there were increases in HIV cases in some communities.
A new report from the Minnesota Department of Health shows sexually transmitted diseases hit a new high in the state in 2011.
A Delavan woman has filed a lawsuit accusing an Edgerton man of infecting her with genital herpes.
A GOP proposal in Minnesota would require parental consent before minors could seek treatment for pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases or drug and alcohol abuse, undoing a 40-year-old law that lets minors see doctors without letting a parent know.
Health officials were alarmed by a new report Wednesday that showed a surge in sexually transmitted disease rates in Minnesota, with chlamydia setting a new record last year and syphilis reaching a 30-year high.