April is STD Awareness Month
This month raises awareness about the impact of STDs and the importance of preventing, testing for, and treating them. There are 20 million new STD infections, including 40,000 new HIV infections, that occur every year. It’s important to educate yourself on ways to lower your risk and protect your health. Visit the
DSHS HIV/STD Program webpage to learn more about prevention and treatment of HIV and STDs in Texas.
Last updated April 17, 2017