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Cases of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia explode across US

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are making an unwelcome comeback all across the United States. We are seeing especially problematic increases in syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia. What is┬ábehind the amazing increase in disease? It is thought to be due to the … Continue reading

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Super-gonorrhea is here.

I have discussed a number of bacteria that are becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotics: KPC Klebsiella, and ANY bacteria containing the NDM-1 superplasmid. We also have known about increasing antibiotic resistance in the STD bacteria,┬áNeisseria gonorrheae. Historically (meaning since the … Continue reading

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