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

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

Apr 20th 2018, 3:36 PM 22,701 Views 37 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 7th 2017, 8:10 AM 16,044 Views 9 Comments

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

The number of teenage pregnancies in Ireland has fallen by 64% - but STIs are on the rise
# Teenage Kicks
# 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 27,318 Views 39 Comments

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

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

Listerine can help kill off gonorrhoea says new study

Dec 20th 2016, 1:28 PM 29,994 Views 43 Comments

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

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 25,608 Views 25 Comments

The outbreak was first seen in Leeds.

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 11,399 Views 6 Comments

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

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 23,470 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 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 7,792 Views 21 Comments

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

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 20,130 Views 46 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 10,249 Views 29 Comments

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

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 4,232 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.

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 6,698 Views 50 Comments

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