Illinois Ranks 12th in the Nation with the Most Cases Reported for Sexually Transmitted Diseases

By Luisa Pimentel and Daniel Cazares

photo via Google Images Chicago, IL

The testing or treating of sexually transmitted diseases can be a sensitive topic for most individuals — especially for those uninformed of the available resources that can provide help.

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there are over 50 clinics in Illinois that provide care for STDs and HIV. All STD clinics are spread across the state of Illinois in various locations — including six in the Chicago area.

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