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Baking Soda And Bladder Infections
Could I have a bladder infection? I've been drinking a lot of soda and I've been having to urine a lot! I've had an bladder infection before. Help please
The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more
Are there immune boosters that can help prevent bladder infections? Can i drink cranberry citrus soda regularly to help?
Immune booster: No there no vaccines that can prevent all infections. No drinking cranberry soda would not help. ...Read more
Bacterial infection: Bladder infections are usually bacterial and treatable with antibiotics after addressing the underlying cause. Women get more bladder infections than men. More during pregnancy, some related to sex. In men enlarged prostate predisposes to bladder infections. Bladder stones facilitate infections. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I haven't had a bladder infection in 2 years and now all off a audden im starting to have them regularly now. What can I do to help minimize this?
Urinary infections: If yo think you may have a urinary infection, you should see your doctor for a culture. ...Read more
I am constantly getting bladder infections. I drink danactive and it does help to not get so many. What else can I do ?
A few answers: I am not sure how much the danactive is really helping (although don't stop if it works) as that tends to affect gut batteria and not vaginal. Some simple things include urinating immediately following sex. Additionally, if this problems persists your doctor can give you "prophylactic antibiotics" pills you take either every day or after just sex to prevent recurrent infections. ...Read more
Not sure: I may not understand your question. Frequent urination can be a symptom of both a bladder infection and hyperglycemia. However, with an infection there is usually burning and a small volume of urine. With a very high blood sugar, the urine volume is high, possibly to the point of dehydration. There may be rapid weight changes and blurred vision as well. See a doctor for a diagnosis. ...Read more
I continue having bladder infection, atleast that's what my doc keeps telling me. I'm not sure what's wrong, help please?
Same one or multiple: May require different antibiotic if same uti. Need preventative measures if recurrent such as urinate after sex, spread thighs with voiding, shower rather than bathe, wear cotton underpants & no thomgs, avoid & treat constipation. Avoid retaining urine by regular voids. Or have you got combiation of UTI + overactive bladder, interstitial cystitis or urinary retention? ...Read more
I keep getting bladder infections every couple of months? Will it help if my husband gets condoms?
I've been getting bad bladder infections and the doctors told me that if i get anymore n' could possibly decrease my chances in fertilization. Help me
Honeymoon cystitis: Young woman who recently sexually active will get cystitis , called honeymoon cystitis , if you fit into this category . Unlike man's urethra in female is very short , bugs will easily traverse with mild trauma, spermicides , diaphragm , dryness precipitate , you will be fine will not affect getting pregnant , drink lots of fluid , cranberry juice , some times need antibiotics , speak to your md. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Bladder infection is also known as Urinary tract infection. Cystitis is a condition where there is an inflammation or infection of the bladder. It is commonly caused by a urinary tract infection, and is often associated with pain during urination or sexual intercourse, ...Read more
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