Gonorrhea Cases Up in Douglas County

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Douglas County Public Health says it has seen a recent increase in the number of gonorrhea cases. County health officials say they see about two cases each year, but since Jan. 1 of this year, 14 cases have been reported in the county. They say the sexually-transmitted disease is common. The Centers … Continue reading »

STI Cases Spike in Lane County

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County health workers want you to get tested for sexually transmitted diseases. They’ve seen a spike in the number of cases, which they say is alarming and concerning. The Lane County Health and Human Services department is reporting a 14-percent increase in the number of chlamydia cases and a nearly 40-percent … Continue reading »