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Syphilis, other STDs in Shasta County are on the rise during pandemic. Here’s what to know 03/28/2022

Published March 31, 2022

Shasta County Public Health is battling increasing outbreaks of sexually transmitted diseases, including a steep rise in the number of newborn babies with syphilis.

The agency is expanding its education and prevention programs, and creating a mobile clinic to help vulnerable groups and rural parts of the county.



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