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The latest from CDC’s Division of STD Prevention, as well as new resources, programs, and website updates.

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2018 STD Surveillance Report Finds Alarming Increase of Newborn Deaths from Syphilis (October 8, 2019)

STD Prevention Conference

Mark your calendars: The 2020 STD Prevention Conference will be held September 14-17, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia

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New CDC analysis suggests gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) are at increased risk for extragenital STDs [i.e., chlamydia or gonorrhea in the throat or rectum] (April 11, 2019)

STD Awareness Month

STD Awareness Month (April 2019)

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New CDC Analysis: Drug Use More Than Doubles Among Heterosexuals with Syphilis (February 14, 2019)

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Medscape Commentaryexternal icon: Dr. Laura H. Bachmann, MD, MPH, on the surge in congenital syphilis and what healthcare providers can do to stop it (January 23, 2019)