How many of you have experienced the pain of a UTI (urinary tract infection)?
If you have then you know that it is extremely uncomfortable and when it strikes you cannot get a remedy fast enough.
I have always heard that cranberry juice helps but there is no absolute proof as to why.
Yet, it does seem to relieve the pain quicker along with over-the-counter pills from your drugstore.
There are many reasons for UTIs. A medical consult is always recommended in order to find the underlying cause and then establish a treatment with antibiotics.
An untreated infection can lead to a kidney infection, which is even a more serious problem, altogether.
This morning…I came across this little “blurp” about UTIs and thought I would share it.
Even if you have never experienced a UTI, I am sure you know someone who has.
Action PointsCranberry-containing products have long been used as a remedy to prevent UTIs possibly by inhibiting adherence of uropathogens to uroepithelial cells.Point out that this study found evidence that cranberry containing products are associated with protective effects against UTIs.