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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) - Causes, Prevent and Cure

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

About

The urinary tract

a pair of purplish-brown organs located below the ribs toward the middle of the back. Kidneys remove excess liquid and wastes from the blood in the form of urine, keep a stable balance of salts and other substances in the blood, and produce a hormone that aids the formation of red blood cells

narrow tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder

a triangular shaped chamber in the lower abdomen. Urine is stored in the bladder

urine in bladder is emptied through the urethra

except the male urethra is longer

What is a UTI?

A UTI occurs when bacteria enter the urinary tract and reproduce out of control

- The main factor determining whether or not infection will follow is the strength of body's defense mechanisms at the time - Most infections occur because the body is not able to defend itself.

There are different types of UTIs depending on location:

aninfection limited to the urethra, where most UTIs occur;

(Cystitis) -

(Pyelonephritis) –untreated, sometimes the infection can go up the ureters to infect the kidneys - a very serious condition.

male-only UTI causing inflammation of the prostate gland;

Instead of a Bacterial Infection, your problem may be . . .

Candida albicans Overgrowth

-Candida albicans naturally occurs in your body, but gets out of control because of antibiotics, or antibiotic chemicals (E.g. chlorine in tap water, or sodium fluoride in toothpaste)

-This yeast can invite the bad bacteria to take up residency by changing the pH of your urinary tract

-Take Grapefruit Seed Extract (GSE) or a broad spectrum herb like Wild Oregano Oil (WOO) known to destroy yeast, viruses, bacteria etc.

Interstitial Cystitis (IC), a.k.a. Painful Bladder Syndrome (PBS)

Interstitial Cystitis (IC) –“Painful Bladder Syndrome”

HEALTH PROBLEM TREATMENT LINKS LINKS

UTI RELATED LINKS

ABOUT

About UTI's

Body's defense against UTIs

SYMPTOMS

Symptoms

CAUSES

Causes (Links)

- Pathogenic Bacteria

- Over-Acidic Urine

- Being a Woman

- Other Causes / Factors

TREATMENT

Treatment (Links)

1-2-3 Plan to cure a UTI

(1) Remove Bacteria

(2) Alkalize urine/bladder

(3) Optional Douches

Preventative Measures against UTI

Urinary Tract Related LInks

URINARY TRACT

Related Links

URINARY TRACT INFECTION (UTI)

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

INTERSTITIAL CYSTITIS

Interstitial Cystitis - Painful Bladder Syndrome

KIDNEYS

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