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# gonorrhoea - Friday 20 April, 2018

Man with world's first recorded case of treatment-resistant super-gonorrhoea cured
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# England

Man with world's first recorded case of treatment-resistant super-gonorrhoea cured

Apr 20th 2018, 3:36 PM 22,683 Views 39 Comments

Drugs that are normally effective in treating the disease didn’t initially work for this man.

# gonorrhoea - Friday 7 July, 2017

Gonorrhoea 'sometimes impossible' to treat due to antibiotic-resistance - WHO
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# Superbug

Gonorrhoea 'sometimes impossible' to treat due to antibiotic-resistance - WHO

Jul 7th 2017, 8:10 AM 15,994 Views 11 Comments

An estimated 78 million people are infected with gonorrhoea every year.

# gonorrhoea - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

The number of teenage pregnancies in Ireland has fallen by 64% - but STIs are on the rise
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# Teenage Kicks

The number of teenage pregnancies in Ireland has fallen by 64% - but STIs are on the rise

May 31st 2017, 5:44 PM 26,658 Views 41 Comments

Instances of chlamydia, gonorrhea and herpes have all increased among young people.

# gonorrhoea - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Listerine can help kill off gonorrhoea says new study
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# Deep Clean

Listerine can help kill off gonorrhoea says new study

Dec 20th 2016, 1:28 PM 29,672 Views 43 Comments

The mouthwash may have “serious public health implications” in controlling gonorrhoea say researchers.

# gonorrhoea - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Super-gonorrhoea is a thing in England and it could become untreatable
# Sex
# Sex

Super-gonorrhoea is a thing in England and it could become untreatable

Dec 27th 2015, 5:40 PM 25,568 Views 25 Comments

The outbreak was first seen in Leeds.

# gonorrhoea - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Facebook, Haughey and Love/Hate: The week in numbers
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Facebook, Haughey and Love/Hate: The week in numbers

Nov 16th 2013, 7:30 PM 11,385 Views 6 Comments

Plus: What’s the average monthly rent in Ireland?

# gonorrhoea - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Over 1,000 people in Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare have contracted gonorrhoea this year
# Sexual Health
# Sexual Health

Over 1,000 people in Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare have contracted gonorrhoea this year

Nov 13th 2013, 4:37 PM 23,446 Views 38 Comments

Rates across the country have risen in the past three years, but the greater Dublin area has been particularly badly hit.

# gonorrhoea - Friday 23 August, 2013

Gonorrhoea cases at an all-time high in Northern Ireland
# Sexual Health
# Sexual Health

Gonorrhoea cases at an all-time high in Northern Ireland

Aug 23rd 2013, 9:19 AM 7,770 Views 21 Comments

Cases of gonorrhoea are up one third in Northern Ireland, with over 450 people diagnosed with the disease.

# gonorrhoea - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Now you can test yourself for STIs in your own home
# Home Testing Kit
# Home Testing Kit

Now you can test yourself for STIs in your own home

Aug 13th 2013, 7:15 AM 20,036 Views 46 Comments

A new home testing kit for common STIs will cost from €50, compared to the usual cost of €125.

# gonorrhoea - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Slight drop in STIs - but gonorrhoea at highest figures ever recorded
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# Sex

Slight drop in STIs - but gonorrhoea at highest figures ever recorded

Apr 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 10,212 Views 30 Comments

There were 1,110 cases of gonorrhea in Ireland last year – an increase of one third on the previous year.

# gonorrhoea - Thursday 7 June, 2012

WHO warns urgent action needed to prevent spread of 'untreatable' gonorrhoea
# Gonorrhoea
# Gonorrhoea

WHO warns urgent action needed to prevent spread of 'untreatable' gonorrhoea

Jun 7th 2012, 11:12 AM 4,214 Views 9 Comments

The World Health Organisation has warned of the spread of an untreatable strain of gonorrhoea which could potentially effect millions of people.

# gonorrhoea - Friday 3 February, 2012

Rise in sexual activity leads to increase in STIs among elderly
# STIs
# STIs

Rise in sexual activity leads to increase in STIs among elderly

Feb 3rd 2012, 9:40 AM 6,636 Views 50 Comments

Doctors are warning that older people should take just as many precautions as younger people do when having intercourse.