HIV, other sexually transmitted diseases on the rise in R.I.

Category: News | Posted on: May 30th, 2015

By Richard Salit
, Providence Journal Staff Writer

” Reflecting a nationwide trend, Rhode Island is experiencing an increase in reported cases of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) — an uptick that health experts say could be driven by expanded screening efforts as well as websites and apps that facilitate sexual encounters. “

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