There are a lot of people that suffer from gonorrhea nowadays. This sexually-transmitted disease can easily be contracted if you engage in unprotected sex with someone who has the disease.

If you contract gonorrhea, the symptoms that may appear are:

Male symptoms

  • sore throat pain when urinating
  • need to urinate more frequently
  • greenish or yellowish discharge from the penis
  • redness or inflammation at the opening of the penis
  • bloated testicles

Female symptoms

  • Pain during sexual intercourse
  • Lower abdominal pains
  • Fever
  • Unusual vaginal discharge
  • Pain when urinating
  • Need to urinate more frequently
  • Rashes

The gonorrhea bacteria can strike a person's penis, vagina, eyes, mouth, anus, and reproductive system. 

Those that want to avoid gonorrhea should always practice safe sex. Also, get a gonorrhea test regularly, especially if you are sexually active.