Urinary Tract Infection

Learn about urinary tract infections (UTIs), the most common infection in humans, including symptoms, causes, treatments, and home remedies.

Urinary Tract Infection Topics


Urinary Tract Infections and Alzheimer's Disease

For people with Alzheimer’s disease, urinary tract infections (UTIs) can present particular difficulties. Later stage Alzheimer’s disease is associated with increased difficulties in communication. Therefore, someone with a UTI, might be experiencing ...

By Christine Kennard

Can Bentyl Be Used For Urinary Tract Infections?

Question Asked by Terri Hensley Can Bentyl Be Used For Urinary Tract Infections? I was given bentyl when I had a urinary tract infection as an antispasmodic. The other prescription was for Lasix. What is your opinion about using these two drugs in co...

The Year of the Pelvis: Women, Urinary Tract Infections (UTI), and Pelvic Prolapse

A family member called me this week regarding a friend who was having a painful pressure sensation in her pelvic area. After testing negative for a urinary tract infection, her doctor recommended a specialist who wasn’t able to see her for a number o...

By Jasmine Schmidt

Erectile Dysfunction and Urinary Tract Symptoms

In the preceding entries I have focused on the erectile dysfunction that typically follows the surgical treatment of prostate cancer. All treatments for prostate cancer are accompanied by their own spectrum of side effects. The major side effects inc...

By Justin Harmon, D.O.