“Treatment-resistant gonorrhoea cases hit all-time high” – So shouts the headline in a medical news site. In other words, the most common treatment for this sexually transmitted bacteria is not working in more and more cases. In fact, this failure rate has nearly tripled over the last year.
The rest of the article goes on to state the problems if resistance continues to increase and subsequent problems with needing to use other therapies which have nasty side effects. That’s it. The elephant in the room being missed is asking the question that even kids are competent in, “But Why?” Why are we seeing this increase in resistance? A core reason is political correctness.