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We are really pleased that we are now able to provide accessible and integrated sexual health services in the community that are more convenient for our residents to use and will better suit their needs.
Indicators are updated throughout the year and are available on the.See also our section on Safeguarding Children.Health promotion and education are essential for the prevention of teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections and good quality Personal, Social, Health and Economic (pshe) education is important for the development of healthy relationships and helping children and young people stay safe.Sexually Transmitted Infections Chlamydia Chlamydia is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted infection in England, with rates substantially higher in young adults than any other age group.This increase demonstrates that the programme is becoming more successful in identifying and treating chlamydia in young people most at risk in Somerset, although the proportion of Somerset young people screened.7 compared.7 nationally and.6 regionally.The active caseload for the whole of the South of England is currently 247 (at March 2015).Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) diagnosed in young people in Somerset and whilst the number of positive tests has risen Somerset remains below the recommended diagnostic rate.Org Somerset-wide Integrated Sexual Health service (swish) swish, a new service aimed at improving sexual and reproductive health in Somerset launched in April 2016.Dr Nick Broughton, Chief Executive of Somerset Partnership, congratulated staff on the new service and said: I am delighted our Trust is providing this new integrated sexual health service for Somerset.Whilst young people can be competent parents, longitudinal studies show that children born to teenagers are more likely to experience a range of negative outcomes in later life and are up to three times more likely to become a teenage parent themselves.Initially this will be through one of the clinics in each district but in time all of the clinics provided by the service will be able to offer most sexual health services.Late diagnoses data are for those aged 15 years and over and is presented as 3 year combined list of registered sex offenders in south carolina data due to the small numbers in individual years.Sexual ill health is not equally distributed within the population.Most of the adult population of England are sexually active and access to quality sexual health services improves the health and wellbeing of both individuals and populations.Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded the contract to provide the new integrated sexual health service for Somerset, by Somerset County Council which is responsible for these services.For more than 27 years Eddystone, a registered charity, has delivered a wide range of HIV and sexual health related services: supporting people affected by HIV; providing prevention services; developing and delivering targeted evidence based awareness campaigns and professional accredited training.
The proportions of eligible new GUM clinic attendees (defined as a patient attending a GUM clinic at least once during a calendar year, excluding those known to be HIV positive, or for whom a HIV test was not appropriate) in whom a HIV test was accepted.
However some wards have teenage pregnancy rates significantly higher than the England average.
These figures are much lower than previously achieved in Somerset (and lower than the national figures) and need to be treated with some caution, particularly the percentage of women, due to the change in specialist sexual health services during 2016.