STDs What is Gonorrhea? Share Pin Email STDs Bacterial Diseases Basics Symptoms Testing & Diagnosis Treatment STD Prevention Risk Factors Safer Sex Viral Diseases LGBT Issues Condoms 101 STDs and Society Dating Living With STDs Glossary View All Updated August 07, 2012 Gonorrhea is an age-old infection that can be transmitted sexually and perinatally. Learn about this sexually transmitted disease and how it effects you in this health video from About.com. Up Next Up Next Article What Are the Symptoms of Genital Gonorrhea? Up Next Article Gonorrhea Signs and Symptoms in Men Up Next Article 8 Things You Need to Know About Gonorrhea Up Next Video How Much Vaginal Discharge is Normal?