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Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea (or gonorrhoea) is caused by a bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Gonorrhea is symptomatic in 90-95% of men and asymptomatic in approximately 50% of women.

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Symptoms of Chlamydia in Women

The symptoms of chlamydia in women are usually less noticeable than of that in men. Chlamydia in women may not even produce any symptoms, which of course makes it very difficult for a woman to even realize something is wrong.

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Trichomoniasis Infection: Symptoms, Treatment and Protection

Trichomoniasis Infection: Symptoms, Treatment and Protection

Trichomoniasis (trich, trichomonas or TV) is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by an organism known as a protozoan. This parasite – trichomonas vaginalis – lives inside the body, binding itself to the vaginal or urethral lining in women, and the urethral passage in men.

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