Talent Testing Service Reports Decline in STD Positive Tests

MIAMI—Positive tests for sexually transmitted diseases continued to decline during October, according to new monthly figures released by Talent Testing Service (TTS), which serves the adult entertainment industry.

Overall, the three Chlamydia Urine rates show a steady downward trend from the peak in November 2022, the report said. The male rate during the month dropped to 1.8 percent from 2 percent the previous month.

The rate for GC Urine testing for gonorrhea showed some slight variation with the female rate dropping to 0.5 percent from 0.6 percent in September. The Male rate went up to 0.4 percent from 0.3 percent in the same period. The rates are considered within the normal range.

The Trichomonas Vaginalis Urine positivity rate increased to 0.5 percent from 0.1 percent in September, for both sexes. These figures are considered within the normal range.

Mycoplasma G Urine positivity rate decreased in October, continuing a downward trend from the previous three months. The male rate went to 9.0 percent from 12.5 percent while the female rate went to 11.1 percent from 20.9 percent.

Talent Testing Service, TalentTestingService.com, offers a full slate of infectious molecular testing services to the adult industry. It is headquartered in Miami, with offices in Los Angeles, Tampa, Fla.; Orlando, Fla.; Las Vegas, Puerto Rico and Budapest, Hungary.