Sexually Transmitted Disease and HIV

What are Sexually Transmitted Diseases?
Sexually transmitted diseases (STD’s) are diseases that can be passed from one person to another during all types of intimate sexual contact.

Examples of STD’s
  • Chlamydia
  • Genital Warts
  • Gonorrhea
  • Herpes
  • HIV
  • Pubic Lice
  • Syphilis
Symptoms of STD’s
  • Bumps or blisters in the genital area
  • Burning
  • Itching
  • Pain while urinating, 
  • Sores
However, a person may be infected with an STD and not have symptoms.

Reduce Your Risk
Not having sex is the only sure way to prevent getting STD’s. If you have any kind of sex, always use a condom properly, and stay alert for any unusual signs or symptoms.

Get Early Testing and Treatment
Contact your health-care provider, or a family planning clinic. (The Greenfield Health Department does not do STD testing)
  • 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)
  • 1-888-232-6348 (TTY)
  • CDC Website
Planned Parenthood Clinics
  • 801 E. Capitol Drive
    Milwaukee 53212
    Phone: 414-967-4945
  • 2207 West Wisconsin Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53233
    Phone: 414-931-8181
  • 1710 South 7th Street, #300
    Milwaukee, WI 53233
    Phone: 414-645-8383
  • 5380 West Fond du Lac Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53216
    Phone: 414-536-6690
  • 302 North Jackson Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53202
    Phone: 414-276-8777
  • 2239 S. 108th Street
    West Allis, WI 53227
    Phone: 414-541-2772 
For further information and additional STD Clinics please contact the Greenfield Health Department.
Clinics, Testing, Information
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    820 North Plankinton Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53203
    Phone: 414-223-6800
  • City of Milwaukee Health Department
    Keenan Central Health Clinic
    3200 North 36th Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53216
    Phone: 414-286-3631
  • Walkers Point Community Clinic
    130 West Bruce Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53204
    Phone: 414-384-1400