PRO/EDR> Syphilis – USA (02): (LA) women, congenital, alert

Syphilis — United States
The battle to slow the spread of sexually transmitted infections is seeing progress, but it’s lagging where state doctors wish to see the state. “Louisiana has been in the top 3 of the United States and a lot of efforts are being done to try and decrease that, ” Dr David Holcombe, Region Six Medical Director of the Office of Public Health said. “We’re doing a little bit better in the state as a whole, with the exception of syphilis.” Dr Holcombe said data is showing positive signs of decreased