Gonorrhea is on the rise, but the number of available treatments are shrinking. In a new report, health officials warn that gonorrhea is growing increasingly resistant to the antibiotic azithromycin—which, when used in conjunction with the antibiotic ceftriaxone, treats the sexually transmitted disease. It is the only treatment left. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control…

via Gonorrhea Is Becoming Resistant to the Last Drugs That Treat It — TIME

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