Untreatable Gonorrhea Spreading Worldwide

A potentially dangerous sexually transmitted disease that infects millions of people each year is growing resistant to drugs and could soon become untreatable, the World Health Organization said Wednesday.

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  • Untreatable gonorrhea spreading, could be major public health crisis, World Health Organization says
    (CNN) - A major public health crisis is emerging, in the form of a sexually-transmitted disease that doesn't respond to antibiotics, World Health Organization officials said Wednesday. Gonorrhea is one of the most common sexually-transmitted infections.
    06/7/2012 - 4:48 am | View Link
  • Health Buzz: Untreatable Gonorrhea Spreading
    The sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea is becoming resistant to drugs and could soon become untreatable, the World Health Organization warned Wednesday. Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea is a bacterial infection that causes inflammation, infertility ...
    06/7/2012 - 2:26 am | View Link
  • Untreatable Gonorrhea Spreading Worldwide, World Health Organization Warns
    New cases of untreatable gonorrhoea have been found in Australia, France, Japan, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. The World Health Organization (WHO) warns that with resistance to the last antibiotic effective against gonorrhoea growing, millions of ...
    06/6/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Untreatable gonorrhea spreading around the world: WHO
    LONDON - Drug-resistant strains of gonorrhea have spread to countries across the world, the United Nations health agency said on Wednesday, and millions of patients may run out of treatment options unless doctors catch and treat cases earlier. Scientists ...
    06/6/2012 - 12:39 pm | View Link
  • STD Alert: Super Gonorrhea Spreading, Untreatable
    International health officials are sounding alarms over a new strain of gonorrhea that they say is sweeping the globe, according to the Daily News. The deadly sexually transmitted infection is referred to as a “super bug” because of its wide resistance ...
    06/6/2012 - 10:59 am | View Link
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  • Global action plan
    Global action plan to control the spread and impact of antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae 1 Acknowledgements This document was coordinated in the WHO ...
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  • Antibiotic Resistant Gonorrhea
    Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea - STD information from CDC. Fact Sheets, Statistics, Treatment Guidelines, Resources for Clinicians and Educators.
    05/28/2015 - 12:37 am | View Website
  • How Does Gonorrhea Spread
    TheBody.com fills you in on the topic, how does gonorrhea spread, with a wealth of fact sheets, expert advice, community perspective, the latest news/research, and ...
    05/27/2015 - 4:30 pm | View Website
  • Sex 'Superbug' Worse Than AIDS Can Kill In Days ...
    CNBC An antibiotic-resistant strain of gonorrhea—now considered a superbug—has some analysts saying that the bacteria's effects could match those of AIDS.
    05/27/2015 - 2:57 pm | View Website
  • Worries Grow About Treating Gonorrhea
    This is the VOA Special English Health Report, from http://voaspecialenglish.com | http://facebook.com/voalearningenglish Each year an estimated one ...
    05/27/2015 - 2:21 pm | View Website
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