Gonorrhea Risks

Risks and Complications Of Gonorrhea Who Is At Risk For Gonorrea? Everyone engaging in oral, anal or vaginal sex is at risk for contracting gonorrhea. The bacterial infection is particularly common among younger individuals, ages 15-24. Although using a condom significantly decreases the risk of exposure and contraction, the bacteria can still move from infected[…]

Gonorrhea Treatment

Treatment For Gonorrhea What Are My Options To Get Treated For Gonorrhea? Gonorrhea can be treated and cured with a combination of medications. The Center For Disease Control has issued guidelines for treatment being a single dose of 250mg ceftriaxone (injection), coupled with a 1g oral azithromycin tablet. You may experience slight discomfort with the[…]

Gonorrhea Symptoms

General Symptoms of Gonorrhea These Are The Symptoms of Gonorrhea Gonorrhea is not always easy to recognize. Whether you are male or female can have an impact on whether or not you develop symptoms. Men are likelier than women to have symptoms. These symptoms are the same as a number of other STDs: an unexpected[…]

Gonorrhea Overview

An Overview Of Gonorrhea Synopsis Gonorrhea is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI). It has many nicknames such as “the drip” or “the clap”. More than half a million cases are reported in the United States each year 3 , though the actual number of cases is likely much higher, since most women and men[…]

Common types of STDs in Men

    Did you know that according to American Sexual Health Association almost 50 percent of men will get a sexually transported disease at some point in their life? That’s why it is necessary that we recognize STD symptoms early. A timely intervention can prevent it from becoming a severe health risk. There are many[…]

Common STD symptoms in Men

Overview Many men think that they will know, or at least be able to recognize if they get a sexually transmitted disease (STD). While most STDs do cause symptoms, many are easily mistaken for other conditions. In some cases there are no symptoms at all. Understanding the risks and knowing the signs and symptoms of[…]

Types of STDs (STIs) for Women

Common Types of STDs (STIs) for Women Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) or sexually transmitted infections (STIs) can be transferred from one person to another through a sexual contact, such as kissing, using sexual toys or oral-genital contact. Both men and women can get infected. In women, the most common types of STDs (STIs) are the[…]

Gonorrhea Rate 1941-2009

Gonorrhea Test

Regarded as a highly-contagious sexually transmitted disease, gonorrhea can be transferred through unprotected vaginal, anal, and oral sex. Because of it’s aggressive bacterial form, you can become infected with gonorrhea even without full penetrative sex. This is unlike most other STDs where full penetration may be required to contract. The bacteria in gonorrhea attack mucous[…]

Gonorrhea Testing in Fresno

Gonorrhea – Facts, Risks and Testing in Fresno Anyone who is active sexually can get sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) such as gonorrhea. If it is not treated, there can be serious complications to your health and may hugely affect the quality and length of your life. Gonorrhea is also a common bacterial STD that has[…]