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Syphilis cases have been on the rise not only in the US, but in other developed countries. In fact, cases of primary and secondary syphilis (P&S) in the United States increased, in terms of number...

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Since mid-December 2014, the Washington Department of Health has reported six cases of ocular syphilis, or syphilis of the eyes, causing blindness in at least two patients. Four of the cases occurred...

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Cases of primary and secondary syphilis (P&S) in the United States increased, in terms of number of cases, by 10.9 percent from 2012 to 2013, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention;s...

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced that it granted the first-ever waiver, under certain laboratory regulations, for a rapid screening test for syphilis, which will allow the Syphilis...

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Pennsylvania’s second most populous county is seeing a resurgence of the sexually transmitted infection, syphilis, according to health officials. The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) today...

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Health officials in Comanche County, OK report an outbreak of the sexually transmitted infection (STI), syphilis, saying the number of cases in the Lawton area is up 300 percent during the past year. Officials...

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The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has issued the 2013 Iowa Surveillance of Notifiable and Other Diseases Report. According to health officials, the annual report provides a yearly snapshot of...

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This is a reprint from an article published Oct. 2010. Of course everyone has heard by now the appalling discovery unearthed by Wellesley College professor, Susan Reverby on how the US Public Health...

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Public health officials are renewing their call for men who have sex with men to get tested for syphilis as 2013 figures show the number of cases has surpassed the 2012 rate, which was already the highest...

Saskatoon Health Region reveal HIV and hepatitis C rates continue to steadily decline, while sexually transmitted infection (STIs) rates are less encouraging, according to a Better Health for All online...