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Gonorrhea Antibiotic Resistance

No Z-Pak for You!*

Ranit Mishori, M.D., MHS | Posted 11.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Ranit Mishori, M.D., MHS

Don't get me wrong. Antibiotics are great. But our use of antibiotics -- often overuse, misuse or unnecessary use -- has contributed to antibiotic resistance. It is a global public health emergency.

This STD Is Becoming More Drug-Resistant

Reuters | Posted 03.11.2013 | Healthy Living

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, Jan 8 (Reuters) - The only remaining oral antibiotic used for gonorrhea failed to cure the infection in ...

Gonorrhea Could Join Growing List of Untreatable Diseases

| Posted 02.09.2012 | Healthy Living

By Christine Gorman (Click here for the original article) The arms race between humanity and disease-causing bacteria is drawing to a close—and ...

UK Doctors Warned Of Gonorrhea's Increasing Drug Resistance

The Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 12.10.2011 | Healthy Living

In the United Kingdom, the Health Protection Agency is warning doctors about the growing drug-resistance of the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea...