New York Times: People Are Still Having Sex. So Why Are S.T.D. Rates Dropping?
New York Times: People Are Still Having Sex. So Why Are S.T.D. Rates Dropping?. “For the first time in years, rates of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis, which had been on track in 2020 to hit record highs in the United States, have taken an abrupt downturn. This should be good news. The coronavirus pandemic has certainly kept more people away from bars, night clubs and large parties, reducing opportunities for unsafe sex, studies show. But the drop is more likely a harbinger of bad news, experts in reproductive and sexual health believe.”