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Gonorrhea and Chlamydia


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.

Find out why you shouldn’t be complacent about contracting ‘less serious’ STDs like gonorrhea.

Yes, it's sexually transmitted, but that doesn't mean this infection is limited to genitals.

This scary-sounding STD resists treatment and shines a light on the importance of testing.

Symptoms and Diagnosis

Symptoms and Diagnosis of Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

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

Learn how chlamydia is related to erectile dysfunction, and what you can do to protect yourself.

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

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

Treatment and Recovery

Treatment and Recovery From Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

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

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

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

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

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