STDs On The Rise | VideoSarahbeth Ackerman | 2/1/2013
"But, it`s the men that fall through the cracks. Men typically don`t go to the doctor on an annual basis. So, we do encourage all of our clients to come in at least once a year. Even if they are not having any symptoms, just to be screened. But, typically, it`s the women that follow up. Not the men," said Lacey McNichols, a registered nurse with First District Health.
McNichols says people who ignore their annual screenings or even some symptoms of STDs, can lead to long term damage, such as infertility in both men and women.