Tag: UTI

Antibiotics to Treat Urinary Tract Infections

Antibiotics to Treat Urinary Tract Infections

A urinary tract infection, or UTI, occurs anywhere along the urinary tract, and may affect bladder, kidneys, ureters and urethra. It is most commonly caused by bacteria, and may be treated with prescription antibiotics. Salient Features of UTI Urinary tract infections occur when bacteria that enter the urethra and bladder. It may further spread to [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Numerous Infections During Pregnancy Can Cause Undue Stress and Worry

Numerous Infections During Pregnancy Can Cause Undue Stress and Worry

Pregnancy can be a joyful time for a couple. However, it can also be a scary time with all kinds of infections during pregnancy that can occur. Everybody, at some point in their life, will be afflicted with an infection such as colds and coughs. And, many women suffer with bothersome yeast infections or cystitis. [...]

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Urinary Tract Symptoms and What to Look For

Urinary Tract Symptoms and What to Look For

If you know your anatomy, then you know that the urinary system is comprised of the kidneys (2), ureters (2), bladder and urethra and all are involved with getting rid of wastes from the body. A urinary tract infection (UTI) can affect any or all of these areas at a time. More often than not, [...]

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Urinary Tract Infection: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Urinary Tract Infection: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

A urinary tract infection or UTI refers to an infection in any part of the urinary system, including the bladder, kidneys, ureters and urethra. Doctors and urologists may further subdivide UTIs into upper and lower urinary tract infections. Upper infections are located in the kidneys while lower UTIs are located in the bladder and urethra. [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are one of the most common medical problems that cause women to seek medical attention. In most cases Urinary Tract Infections are a nuisance; a medical problem that produces uncomfortable symptoms that appropriate outpatient treatment can quickly alleviate. While usually a benign condition, Urinary Tract Infections do have the potential to [...]

September 29, 2011 More