Jefferson County sees increase in Syphilis cases

(Jefferson County) The number of syphilis cases are reportedly on the rise in the Missouri and that includes Jefferson County.

Brianne Zwiener is the Public Information Officer for the health department. She says they have been tracking the uptick in syphilis case numbers for awhile.

Not only is syphilis on the rise but so is congenital syphilis.

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