A 20-year-old female asked:
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i continue to have reoccurring uti's that turn into kidney infections so fast...i drink no soda..but i'm a sweet tea addict. i don't know what to do.

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Dr. James Rotchford
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
Kidney stones: There is generally an answer to explain redurrent utis. Have it checked out. Because you spoke of teas, there are products in teas that might increase stone or "gravel" formation. This in turn can predispose one to a uti.
Answered on Jun 3, 2013

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