gonorrhea http://kuer.org en Number of Gonorrhea Cases Sharply Rise in Utah http://kuer.org/post/number-gonorrhea-cases-sharply-rise-utah <p></p><p>The Utah Department of Health released data Wednesday that show a 94 percent increase in the number of reported cases of gonorrhea in the state. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">State health officials say 633 cases have been reported so far this year compared to 327 cases during the same period last year.&nbsp; Lynn </span>Meinor<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is manger of the Communicable Disease Program at the Utah Department of Health. She says much of 94 percent increase is due to more women getting the disease.</span></p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 00:05:39 +0000 Terry Gildea 38174 at http://kuer.org Number of Gonorrhea Cases Sharply Rise in Utah