So, I was chatting to a girl I work with about our holidays. She's off to Thailand and I was telling her what shots I got before I went travelling around S.E. Asia.
Anyway, we looked online just to double check and our official governmental website advised the usual.
Out of curiosity I decided to check the USA - just for the craic loike.
Here's what I got -
more here - http://www.tmb.ie/exodus/news.asp?id=68070Serious concern as drug-resistant Gonorrhea spreads in US
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2007 19:03:34 +0200 (METDST)
WASHINGTON, April 13, 2007 (AFP) - Drug-resistant gonorrhea is spreading across the United States and new treatments are needed to combat the sexually transmitted disease, the federally run Centers for Disease Control said Friday. The CDC is so alarmed at the spike in cases of gonorrhea, one of the most common STDs in America, that it is no longer recommending doctors treat it with kind of antibiotics typically prescribed in the past, it said in a statement.
I thought you got free condoms in the states? I remember getting some on a trip to Ocean City a few years ago - in fact, i couldnt find my ciggies in my bag with the amount of them I got handed.
Whats goin on folks?
also - let this be a word of warning to all those out there "looking for love"