The Basics
Symptoms and Diagnosis
Treatment and Recovery

The Basics

Failing public health systems may be responsible for the lack of timely treatment that cures CS.

'The Great Pox' was a brutal, deadly disease that wreaked havoc on the world for centuries.

How much do you actually know about one of the most infamous sexually transmitted diseases?

With infections on the rise, everyone should take precautions and know the risks.

Symptoms and Diagnosis

Testing for this STD is most often a two-step process, but those steps may vary.

What you should know about the unwelcome comeback of one of the most feared STDs in history.

Syphilis is an STD that can lead to serious complications. Know what to look for and get help.

Could that peeling skin on your hands be the second stage of an STD?

Treatment and Recovery

Syphilis is a dangerous infection that can cause fetal deformities or death if left untreated.

Modern syphilis treatments save lives, but what should patients do after they're cured?

Recognizing symptoms and getting treatment early protects vital organs and your nervous system.

Antibiotics and awareness mean syphilis isn't as dangerous as before—unless left untreated.

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