• Mycoplasma Genitalium: The STD No One Knows About

    3 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    I consider myself someone who stays informed about women's health issues, and I have pretty good knowledge of women's reproductive health in particular. But I was completely baffled when I recently learned about an STD called mycoplasma genitalium. Called Mgen for short, it's actually more common than gonorrhea, and causes all sort of health issues, including infertility .
    But almost no one has heard of it. I bet you haven't, either.
    Mgen is a sexually transmitted bacterial infection that affects about 1-3% of the population, both men and women. According to The Baltimore Sun , doctors...
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