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Sexually Transmitted Diseases

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Report: ‘Sharp Increase’ In Some STD Rates In 2013

The Minnesota Department of Health released a new report Wednesday that shows significant increases in the rate of some sexually transmitted diseases from 2012 to 2013.

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Report: STD Cases Rising In Minnesota

Reportable sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) have increased in Minnesota, according to a report from the Minnesota Department of Health.

04/11/2013

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Minn. Sees Fewer New HIV Cases In 2011

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.

04/30/2012

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Report: Minnesota STDs Hit New High In 2011

A new report from the Minnesota Department of Health shows sexually transmitted diseases hit a new high in the state in 2011.

04/19/2012

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Wis. Woman Sues Man For Her Herpes, Seeks $350,000

A Delavan woman has filed a lawsuit accusing an Edgerton man of infecting her with genital herpes.

07/27/2011

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Minn. GOP: Let Parents Know When Kids Seek Care

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.

04/17/2011

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Minn. Health Officials Alarmed By STD Surge

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.

04/06/2011