Dramatic increase and syphilis in babies according to CDC report

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - There has been a surge over the past few years in cases of Syphilis among babies. In fact, from 2012 to 2014, there was a 38% increase in cases.

Dr. Elan Simkes from the fertility partnership is here to discuss why this is happening.

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