IN HAWAII, CASES OF CONGENITAL SYPHILIS HAVE DOUBLED IN THE LAST FEW YEARS
STOP THE SPREAD BY GETTING TESTED
Syphilis During Pregnancy
Untreated Syphilis can be passed to a child through pregnancy or during vaginal birth. Babies born with congenital syphilis can suffer from bone damage, severe anemia, enlarged liver or spleen, jaundice, nerve problems causing deaf or blindness, meningitis, or skin rash.
40% OF BABIES BORN TO WOMEN
WITH UNTREATED SYPHILIS CAN BE STILLBORN OR DIE FROM THE INFECTION
Free and confidential STI screenings are offered at KH+W to help you keep track of your sexual health. Syphilis testing is FAST & EASY.
A rapid syphilis antibody test gives you results in as little as 15 minutes & all it takes is a finger stick.
Make an appointment today by calling or clicking below.
KH+W offers many programs and services that can assist you in staying safe & reducing harm when it comes to STI's and sexual health.
Whether your in need of condoms, testing, or education, KH+W is here for you every step of the way.
Learn more about the services our Prevention (PO'E) department offers.