Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing concern worldwide; STD drug resistance could be ‘catastrophic’

Researchers warn that the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea is winning the battle against medicine’s arsenal of antibiotic treatments.

Researchers in both US and UK recently expressed concern about the increasing number of cases of gonorrhea found in each country that are resistant to certain drugs used to treat it, noting its “catastrophic” implications for the future of controlling the disease. — (NY Daily News)

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