The State Is Examining 6 Cases of Uncommon Gonorrhea Strain in Michigan

The Department of Health in Michigan is examining six cases of an uncommon gonorrhea infection that can send people to the hospital.  Five of them have been confirmed; only one is probable. One of the confirmed cases is located in St. Joseph County, four are at the Kalamazoo County. The probable cause is registered in … Read more The State Is Examining 6 Cases of Uncommon Gonorrhea Strain in Michigan

A New Oral Antibiotic for The Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Gonorrhea Is in The Making

Caused by an infection with the bacterium known as Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Gonorrhea is a common and dangerous sexually transmitted disease (STD). Gonorrhea passes from a person to a person most commonly through having unprotected sexual intercourse of any kind with an infected individual. With proper condom usage and antibiotic usage, it is highly likely that … Read more A New Oral Antibiotic for The Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Gonorrhea Is in The Making

We Are Facing A New Strain Of Super-Resistant Gonorrhea!

Gonorrhea, a common sexually transmitted infection (STI) transmitted through unprotected oral, vaginal, or anal sexual intercourse, has given us plenty of troubles over the years. As if it was not enough to struggle with the multiple complications of untreated gonorrhea infections. Now we have to find a solution to overcome a new super gonorrhea strain … Read more We Are Facing A New Strain Of Super-Resistant Gonorrhea!

Gonorrhea Symptoms

Gonorrhea is the most common of sexually transmitted diseases in young people. The bacterium known as Neisseria gonorrhoeae infects mostly the warm moist parts of the body. Since it is a sexual disease, these parts are the genitals and rectum. Under rare circumstances, you can contract the disease in your throat and eyes.  Men usually suffer damage … Read more Gonorrhea Symptoms

Gonorrhea and Pregnancy: How Does This Infection Affect Pregnant Women?

Gonorrhea is an extremely prevalent bacterial infection. It is estimated that every year around 1.14 million people in the U.S. get infected with more than 50% of those who carry it being younger individuals between 15 and 24 years old. Gonorrhea and pregnancy have a significant connection. The women infected have a much higher chance … Read more Gonorrhea and Pregnancy: How Does This Infection Affect Pregnant Women?

Treatment of STDs

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are a global issue, but some parts of the world experience more cases of STDs than any other. These regions include North America, India, and parts of Africa. Sub-Saharan Africa experiences the highest amount of sexually transmitted diseases in the whole world. Types of STDs There are many types of STDs, … Read more Treatment of STDs

Oral Gonorrhea

Many people, especially teenagers, consider oral sex as “safe sex”, but this is not always the case as safe sex is not just about preventing undesired pregnancy. “Safe sex” also means avoiding sexually transmitted diseases, such as HIV, chlamydia, syphilis, or gonorrhea. Oral sex is in fact not “safe sex” if a condom is not used since … Read more Oral Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea and Infertility

Gonorrhea (gonococcal infection) is one of the most contagious sexually transmitted infections, and it can result in serious complications. It may even lead to infertility, if not treated in time. Gonococcus (bacteria that cause gonorrhea) cause infertility in women by spreading into and damaging fallopian tubes through the cervix. It can also make men infertile by damaging the … Read more Gonorrhea and Infertility

Information about test kit for gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is caused by the bacterium nesseria gonorrhoeae, better known as gonococcal, which is transmitted through unprotected sexual intercourse or from mother to child during birth. This bacterium causes disease by attacking the mucous membranes along the genitals, and can also infect other parts of the body that are involved in sexual contact, as, for … Read more Information about test kit for gonorrhea

Gonorrhea in the eye

Gonorrhea is one of the most contagious infections caused by bacteria. It is most often transmitted through sexual activities – oral, vaginal, and anal. Other parts of the body can also be infected with this gonorrhea, such as the eyes and throat. Newborns can also get gonorrhea from their mother during labor, in which case … Read more Gonorrhea in the eye