Have you ever gotten a UTI? Or maybe you're wondering what exactly is a UTI. Well, we're here to dive deeper and give you tips!
A UTI is a urinary tract infection and is most common in women. This happens when bacteria enters the urethra and causes an infection.
Some signs that you have a UTI are pain when urinating, a strong smell when you use the bathroom, urges to use the bathroom often, urine looks cloudy, and discomfort. Remember everyone's symptoms might look different.
Let's go through home remedies:
- Drink unsweetened cranberry juice
- Take a probiotic
- Try cranberry extract
- Try garlic extract
- Bearberry leaf
- Never hold in your urine for too long
- Peeing after sexual intercourse can also reduce the risk of UTI's by preventing the spread of bacteria
- Make sure to wipe front to back
We hope this helps and always remember to consult with your doctor.