Syphilis is increasing in Japan in 2022！
The unstoppable increase in syphilis！
Are prostitutes and sex customs of foreigners a hotbed for the spread of infection？
According to the “IDWR Preliminary Data 2022 Week 35” (published on September 13) by the National Institute of Infectious Diseases of Japan, the cumulative number of reported cases of syphilis (resistant syphilis) has reached 8,155 since the beginning of this year.
It is the highest number since 1999, when the current investigation based on the law began. If the increase continues at this pace, the situation is so abnormal that we can expect to see over 10,000 people by the end of the year.