Learn about urinary tract infections (UTIs), the most common infection in humans, including symptoms, causes, treatments, and home remedies.
If you’re a woman, chances are you’ve had at least one urinary tract infection (UTI) in your lifetime.
Many hospitals are cutting back on the use of powerful, risky antibiotics called fluoroquinolones, but are sending patients home with these medications.
Premenopausal women with a history of recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs) who drink more water have less frequent infections, according to a study.
Urinary tract infections can be extremely painful. Here’s what you need to know to stop them in their tracks.
Updated urinary tract infection (UTI) guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in the United Kingdom are expected to be finalized next month and will recommend against using cranberry juice to combat UTIs.
Can this flavorful little berry in supplement form really prevent infection?
The FDA says popular antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro) should no longer be used to treat common infections. Here’s why.
Prior to surgical correction of incontinence, there are several non-surgical options that may be beneficial for patients. See if one of these remedies can work for you.
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