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Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

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What you don't know can hurt you. Get the facts you need to know about gonorrhea and chlamydia.

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The Basics
Symptoms and Diagnosis
Treatment and Recovery

The Basics

The Facts About Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

It's important to know the facts about two of the most common and contagious STDs.

No one wants to contract an STD, but what if you get diagnosed with two of them? Ouch!

Are antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs' real, or just good headlines for social media?

These STDs frequently get mistaken for each other, but here's what makes them different.

Symptoms and Diagnosis

Symptoms and Diagnosis of Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

Recognizing symptoms and getting tested are key to quicker treatment of these common STDs.

The oral counterpart to genital chlamydia is every bit as dangerous, just lesser-known.

Know how to spot chlamydia, the most commonly reported STD among U.S. adults.

Gonorrhea may show many symptoms, or none at all, so getting tested is key to your well-being.

Treatment and Recovery

Treatment and Recovery From Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

Treating both chlamydia and gonorrhea is usually simple if caught early.

Gonorrhea is even more serious when you’re pregnant, so treatment is key to protect your baby.

Left untreated, gonorrhea can lead to several conditions that impact fertility. Testing is key.

Chlamydia is common and treatable, but unchecked, its long-term effects can impact your future.

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