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Subsequently, resistance to treatment via antibiotics is increasing, with more than 50 countries reporting futile use of ESCs – the single medically-approved group of drugs that remain effective in treating the illness.
It's a hugely difficult condition to treat in any case, because there are fewer blood vessels in the throat and therefore it is that much tougher for any antidote to reach the bloodstream.
"They're living in retirement communities with others in the same boat, and sparks fly." Joanne Williams, director of Baltimore County Department of Aging, gets that and takes a proactive approach to STD education at the 20 senior centers she oversees.
"The discussion certainly happens here," Williams said.
According to a 2009 study in , 38% of 14-to-19-year-old girls who were sexually active were diagnosed with at least one of the five most common STIs in 2009.
In March, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid office announced that it was looking into adding STD exams to the national health-insurance program, which already pays for HIV screenings. The factors driving the rise of STDs in the older set include Americans living longer, healthier lives and a new class of medications, which include Viagra, making more sex possible.
Gonorrhoea is on the rise due to a decline in condom use during oral sex, the World Health Organisation warns.