Expect a Healthy Baby

Not all mothers with syphilis have symptoms, so it’s important to get tested! Untreated syphilis during a pregnancy can be fatal, but it doesn’t have to be. Get tested and get treatment to protect your baby.
  Get Support

Connecting to care through our Healthy Start program will get you the support you need to stay healthy and have a healthy baby.

Healthy Start FL
  Testing Locations

Getting tested is the best way to help protect your baby from congenital syphilis. Free testing is available!

Free Testing
  Treatment and Care

Regular visits to the doctor can help cure syphilis and protect your baby from infection. Free treatment is available!

Treatment Centers

How can you prevent infection?

  • Wear a condom during sex
  • Limit your number of sexual partners while pregnant
  • Go to prenatal care checkups
  • Talk with your doctor if you have syphilis and may be pregnant
  • Ask your partner to get tested for syphilis to avoid reinfection