H-HEALTHY LIVING

Dec 14, 2012 12:11 PM by NBC News

STDs on the increase

Rates of sexually transmitted diseases are increasing, especially among some groups.

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control finds chlamydia infections increased 8% from 2010 to 2011.

Reported gonorrhea infections rose 4%.

Young adults and gay and bisexual men were particularly affected.

Both sexually transmitted diseases can lead to serious health problems, like infertility in women, if left untreated.

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