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SHIT
SHIT

Surfers May Be Spreading Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria From Swallowing Poop-Laced Water

People swabbed their own butts for this study.
Denny Watkins
1.16.18
Meducation
Meducation

Should Antibiotics Be Taken Preventively?

When I saw John's ziplock full of military-prescribed doxy, I wondered how many other soldiers were taking the same precautions.
Alexandra Ossola
11.10.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

Chancroid: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

Chancroid is the STD that even your doctor will have a hard time diagnosing.
Alexandra Ossola
10.11.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

Chlamydia: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

Two-thirds of all reported chlamydia cases were people between the ages of 15 and 24.
Eric Spitznagel
9.12.17
RACE
RACE

White Kids Are More Likely to Be Given Antibiotics They Don't Need

This is both good and bad news for kids of color.
Ed Cara
9.5.17
STDs
STDs

You Can Get Your Partner Chlamydia Meds, Too

They don't even have to go to the doctor.
Michelle Malia
8.24.17
STDs
STDs

Untreatable Gonorrhea Is Terrifying, So Scientists Are Stepping Up

But don't toss your condoms yet.
Ed Cara
8.7.17
Meducation
Meducation

We Can’t Make Blanket Rules About Finishing Antibiotic Prescriptions

Despite recent headlines, you may still need to take all of the pills in the bottle.
Alexandra Ossola
8.1.17
oh good
oh good

Oral Sex Is Fueling the Global Spread of Untreatable Gonorrhea

Now in 50 countries. We repeat: UNTREATABLE.
Ed Cara
7.7.17
What's Freaking Me Out
What's Freaking Me Out

Your Burger Is Contributing to Our Superbug Problem

"As far as imminent threats to human health go, I'd put antibiotic resistance second only to global warming. For 23,000 people, this apocalypse is already here."
Markham Heid
7.7.17
Whoa
Whoa

A Medieval Cow Bile Stew Could Teach Us How to Fight Modern Infections

Ancient texts may be more valuable to researchers than we thought.
Olga Oksman
5.19.17
animal pharm
animal pharm

These Fast Food Chains Still Haven’t Ditched Antibiotics

Peer pressure is a bitch.
Susan Rinkunas
4.11.17