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Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae) is the second most frequent reportable condition in the United States after chlamydia. Consequences of untreated gonococcal infections include pelvic inflammatory disease, blindness and infertility.

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.

Washington, D.C. - Seasonal increases in antibiotic prescribing, particularly during flu season, are linked to short-term increases in antibiotic resistance, according to a study published online today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases.

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first vaccine that protects infants against both meningococcal disease and haemophilus influenza. [Yahoo]

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.

An abbreviated version of CDDEP's weekly digest of public health news, focusing on research in the United States.