sexually transmitted diseases http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Still Ranks Second In The U.S. For Two Common STDs http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-still-ranks-second-us-two-common-stds <p>St. Louis continues to have some of the highest rates of two common sexually transmitted diseases in the country.</p><p><a href="http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats12/default.htm">According to data released on Wednesday</a> by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, St. Louis ranked second highest among U.S. cities for per capita rates of <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/std/chlamydia/stdfact-chlamydia.htm">chlamydia</a> and <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/std/gonorrhea/">gonorrhea</a>.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 02:11:18 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 32874 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Still Ranks Second In The U.S. For Two Common STDs Why Something That Feels Good Has Been Bad News For St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/why-something-feels-good-has-been-bad-news-st-louis <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released its </span><a href="http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats11/default.htm" style="line-height: 1.5;">most recent data</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on sexually transmitted infections, the numbers once again showed bad news for St. Louis.</span></p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 09:17:00 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 10133 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Why Something That Feels Good Has Been Bad News For St. Louis