Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
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Recent News & Press Releases

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For April 10-14, 2017

April 10-14, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 70 Chlamydia cases, 21 Gonorrhea cases, 0 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 944 Chlamydia cases, 249 Gonorrhea cases, 54 Syphilis cases and 21 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For April 3-7, 2017

April 3-7, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 55 Chlamydia cases, 14 Gonorrhea cases, 6 Syphilis cases and 2 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 874 Chlamydia cases, 228 Gonorrhea cases, 54 Syphilis cases and 21 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For March 27 – 31, 2017

March 27 – 31, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 57 Chlamydia cases, 22 Gonorrhea cases, 7 Syphilis cases and 4 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 819 Chlamydia cases, 214 Gonorrhea cases, 48 Syphilis cases and 19 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For March 20 – 24, 2017

March 20 – 24, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 66 Chlamydia cases, 15 Gonorrhea cases, 2 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 762 Chlamydia cases, 192 Gonorrhea cases, 41 Syphilis cases and 15 cases of HIV.

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New Vaccine Requirement For 7Th And 12Th Grade Students

(Des Moines, IA) –  There is a new meningococcal vaccine requirement for 7th and 12th graders effective for the 2017 – 2018 school year. The meningococcal vaccine requirement was made in the 2016 legislative session. Iowa is now one of 32 states with a meningococcal vaccine school requirement....

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