Because many STD tests and treatments are funded through public health dollars, some health experts draw a direct line between cuts in public health clinic funding and the rise in STDs.
Because many STD tests and treatments are funded through public health dollars, some health experts draw a direct line between cuts in public health clinic funding and the rise in STDs. Garvey Scott File photo
Because many STD tests and treatments are funded through public health dollars, some health experts draw a direct line between cuts in public health clinic funding and the rise in STDs. Garvey Scott File photo

Syphilis cases rise sharply in KC area amid nationwide increase in STDs

November 30, 2015 1:19 PM