STDs / STIs

American Youth STD Cases Soar

1           YOUTH STD CASES SOAR — 1 of every 2 sexually active young people can expect to become infected by age 25. Young women are more at risk than young men because the infections can “silently” hide in the female reproductive tract, according to the study. [School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the UNC, Chapel Hill Washington Times, 2/25/04]