While Reported STDs Decreased Last Year, Pandemic Disruptions Give Cause Of UncertaintyWhile new data on sexually transmitted diseases in Minnesota show that overall cases decreased last year, officials are concerned that disruptions in care stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic led to less testing.
Minnesota Health Officials Concerned Over Rising STD Numbers“We're very concerned about this huge increase in STDs,” said Kris Ehresmann with the state health department.
Woman Contracts UK's First Reported Case Of Rare Flesh-Eating STDA woman in the United Kingdom has reportedly been diagnosed with a rare, flesh-eating sexually transmitted disease.
Minnesota Sees Another Spike In STD CasesState health officials say sexually transmitted diseases continue to rise in Minnesota, with record numbers of chlamydia and hepatitis C cases reported last year.
MDH Reports Spike In Chlamydia, Gonorrhea & Syphilis CasesThe Minnesota Department of Health says there was a concerning rise in sexually transmitted diseases from 2015 to 2016.
Report: Number Of Reported STD Cases Up In 2014New statistics from the Department of Health show that the number of reportable sexually transmitted diseases in Minnesota increased by 6 percent in the last year, with chlamydia being the most reported disease.
Man Pleads Guilty To Knowingly Transmitting HIVThe Minneapolis man accused of passing the HIV virus to others has pleaded guilty to two counts of attempted first-degree assault. Daniel Rick, 33, reached a plea agreement on Monday relating to a 2009 case.
Report: 'Sharp Increase' In Some STD Rates In 2013The 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.
Minn. Supreme Court Sides With HIV-Positive ManThe Minnesota Supreme Court has rejected a prosecutor's effort to reinstate the conviction of an HIV-positive man accused of passing the virus to another man.
Report: STD Cases Rising In MinnesotaReportable sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) have increased in Minnesota, according to a report from the Minnesota Department of Health.
Report: Minnesota STDs Hit New High In 2011A new report from the Minnesota Department of Health shows sexually transmitted diseases hit a new high in the state in 2011.