This next story is about a subject which isn’t easy to talk about, and it may not be one for younger ears.
Ventura County Public Health officials say they’re worried about a spike in the number of sexually transmitted disease cases in the county.
The numbers have nearly doubled in the last decade.
Now, the county has launched a new program which allows those being treated for one of the most common types of STD’s to pick up free medication for their partner without a prescription…no questions asked.
KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports on this effort to try to stop the spread of chlamydia.
Click on link to listen to/download story: Ventura County STD Spike