Across the nation, and especially in the Sunshine State, the free-love generation is continuing to enjoy an active — if not always healthy — sex life.Us boomers, setting records everywhere...
At a stage in life when many would expect sexually transmitted diseases to be waning, seniors are noticeably ahead of the national curve.
In the five years from 2005 to 2009, the number of reported cases of syphilis and chlamydia among those 55 and older increased 43 percent, according to an Orlando Sentinel analysis of data provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
In Central Florida, the rise is even more dramatic. Among those 55 and older, the reported cases of syphilis and chlamydia increased 71 percent in that same five-year period. That puts Central Florida ahead of the state, which saw a 62 percent rise in those two sexually transmitted infections among the same age group...
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
The Golden Years - Clap, Clamydia and Syphilis
Seniors' sex lives are up — and so are STD cases