External Catheters Linked with decreased UTI Risk in Men
A comparative study, which involved hospitalized men volunteers have found that external ‘condom’ catheter showed lesser urinary tract //infectious risk than the usual 'indwelling' catheters.
An 80 per cent reduction in urinary tract infections were found among hospitalized men, whose urine was...
Folk medicine is given more to UTI patients
Research suggests that when it comes to treating their children with urinary tract infection,// it seems to be a common practice for the parents to rely on the folk medicines like cranberry juice more than taking the children to the doctors. Most of the time the usage of such types of folk medicine...
Ancient Indian Herb May Prove Cure For Recurrent UTI
A Duke University scientist has come out with a possible herbal cure for urinary track// infection (UTI).
Soman Abraham and team from the Duke University Medical Center found that the herb called forskalin or commonly known as the Indian Coleus plant, can significantly reduce UTI
as well as h...
Cranberries May Help Prevent Urinary Tract Infections
...as bacteremia (bacteria in the bloodstream) if not treated.
Each year in the United States, UTIs account for more than eight million doctor visits. uti
symptoms include painful urination, cloudy urine, a stronger urine odor than normal, or blood in the urine (hematuria). People with these symptoms sho...
NIDDK publishes new resources about urologic and kidney disorders
...My Child's Urinary Tract Infection. UTIs affect about 3 percent of children in the United States annually. Throughout childhood, the risk of having a uti
is 2 percent for boys and 8 percent for girls. UTIs account for more than 1 million visits to pediatricians' offices each year. This easy-to-read book...
Sexually transmitted disease, urinary tract infections may be bad combination for birth defect
Women who reported having both an STD and uti
immediately before or early in pregnancy were four...abies had gastroschisis reported having an STD and uti
nearly five times more than mothers in the control...ugh the association between having both an STD and uti
and the risk for gastroschisis needs more study, i...
Researchers seek children for a study of antibiotics for a urinary tract disorder
... have recurring UTIs. At least 30 percent of children who have at least one uti
will have a recurrence.
Scar tissue in the kidney, called renal scarrin...s must be between the ages of 2 months and 6 years and have had their first uti
within the six weeks before their first study visit. With the approval of 2...
AZO Answers the Burning Question: What's Up Down There?
... year. One-third of women will be diagnosed with a uti
by the age of
24(1), and 50 percent of women will ...
However, many women do not realize the signs of a uti
in the first place.
In response Amerifit Brands is...This active ingredient is known to relieve painful uti
symptoms, such as
burning and urgency in as little...
Crannose(TM) Extra Strength Women's Health Formula Targets Urinary Tract Infections
...ose(TM) Extra Strength is recommended. This dosage should be
doubled when a uti
According to Dr. John Minatelli, Senior Vice President, Busin...s of cranberry juice create
conditions that will limit the possibility of a uti
from occurring in the
first place. Research has further documented that nat...
Catheter chaos: Hospitals lag in preventing common infection
...Nearly one-third of hospitals didnt even track the uti
rates in their patient populations.
Meanwhile, ...als used an approach that has been shown to reduce uti
rates and decrease the time patients spend on cath...ety & Quality Initiative in Michigan are including uti
prevention in their efforts.
As this issue con...