Reports of deadly STD in Taney county have health officials on high alert

An increase in reports of a sometimes deadly STD in Taney county have health officials on high alert. Taney County is seeing a major rise in the number of Gonorrhea cases over the past six years, according to a press release. This bacterial infection can be found in both men and women, officials say, and is very common in people between the ages of 15 and 24. If left untreated it can be life-threatening.
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