‘National Epidemic:’ STDs at Unprecedented High in US, CDC Reports

United States (Sputnik) – Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are at an all-time high in America, with Alaska reporting the highest incidence, according to 2016 data published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The report states that Alaska has a “disease” score of 484 sexually infected people per 100,000 people, making it the US state with the highest STD rate. Mississippi came second, followed by Louisiana and Georgia. New York, with a population of almost 9 million people, is the 13th-highest-scoring state. Vermont was ranked as the state with the lowest rate of STD infection, followed by West Virginia and Maine. This is the third consecutive year that Read More

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