For the first time in its history, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is categorizing drug-resistant superbugs by threat level. On Monday, the CDC issued its highest level of warning for a drug-resistant strain of gonorrhea—saying the sexually transmitted disease is an "urgent threat" to the health of Americans.
Gonorrhea strain makes CDC issue warning of 'urgent threat'
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