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struggle4progress

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Sat Feb 24, 2024, 02:37 PM Feb 24

Syphilis cases surging in Florida [View all]

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... According to data from the Centers for Disease Control, syphilis cases reached their highest level in decades when looking at reported data in 2022.

In Florida, syphilis cases are also surging. Data from the state health department shows that cases in the state nearly doubled from 2018 to 2022 ...

Congenital syphilis, which is a condition where a mother with syphilis passes the infection onto her growing baby, also surged in Orange County in 2022 ...

https://www.wesh.com/article/syphilis-cases-rise-florida/46894060

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