gonorrhea

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The top three nationally reported STDs are chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis and they are all on the rise in the Northwest and across the nation.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Public health officials say the rise in cases of the STD gonorrhea has continued unabated this year in much of the Northwest.

Number Of Gonorrhea Cases Increasing Outside Urban Hubs

Jul 15, 2014
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Public health officials in the Northwest say they're seeing gonorrhea infections at levels they haven't seen in years. Three counties in Washington state are now in the midst of an outbreak. Parts of Oregon and Idaho are set to top even last year's high numbers.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Public health officials in the Northwest say a series of gonorrhea outbreaks shows little sign of letting up. In fact, in some places, rates of the STD may be getting worse.

Meet The Woman Who Tells Your Exes They May Have An STD

Oct 24, 2013
Jessica Robinson / Northwest News Network

Public health officials are trying to stop a series of gonorrhea outbreaks in the Northwest. And they’re offering a service to infected patients: anonymous notification of former sexual partners.

Health officials across the Northwest are trying to figure out why they’re seeing a big upswing in the number of people with gonorrhea this year.