We need to talk about chlamydia. After HPV, chlamydia is the most common STI in the UK and is especially high amongst young people. Stigma can make it harder for people to test so we thought we'd show you exactly how common chlamydia is...
Public Health England reported 435000 diagnoses of STIs in England in 2015. Out of those 435000, 200288 were chlamydia diagnoses
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The number of people who tested positive for chlamydia is roughly the same as the entire population of Gateshead