Home > Sex > News 16 April 2010 More babies born with syphilis More US babies are being born with syphilis, many of them to women in the South who use crack cocaine and work in the sex trade, according to a new US government report. 0 Check Are you a sex addict? » Ask Sex expert » Join Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for sex? » SEE: What happens to your body during sex? How porn addiction can affect your sex life More US babies are being born with syphilis, many of them to women in the South who use crack cocaine and work in the sex trade, according to a new US government report. Congenital syphilis NEXT ON HEALTH24X Have a question? Ask our sex expert here. 2018-08-01 07:54 More: SexNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Coronavirus in SA: All the confirmed cases Medical Covid 'immunity passports': not ready for prime time? Medical Covid-19 rates may be lower than thought for pregnant women Mental health Mental health big issue for police officers around the world Medical Pollen fragments linger after rains, leaving allergy sufferers miserable Medical Pangolins, bats or what? New coronavirus' path to humans still unclear Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.