Among the few infections that do not surface in the initial stages… is urinary tract infection. It is caused by germs, particularly bacteria. Women are more susceptible to it because they have a shorter urinary tract. UTIs are usually not serious, especially when treated in time. However, they could be a source of great discomfort
and embarrassment because of severe symptoms like: burning sensation during urination Cloudy and smelly urine The urge to urinate even when after the bladder is emptied and pressure in the lower abdomen and back. Though poor hygiene and sexual intercourse top the list of UTI causes, Some other factors that could increase the chances of this malady are kidney stones, menopause and enlarged prostate. While drinking 3-4 glasses of unsweetened cranberry juice
can be beneficial in treating this infection,
there are some other home remedies that you need to look. Take a glass of water. And mix 2 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar in it and drink this solution. You can also add lemon juice and sweeten it with a little honey. Apple cider vinegar inhibits the growth of bacteria that cause UTIs. Another home remedy that you can try. Take a cup of water. Add 1 teaspoon of Indian gooseberry or amla powder to it and 1 teaspoon of turmeric powder. Boil the solution until half the water evaporates And drink the residue 3 times a day for up to 3-5 days. Tips to help you deal with UTI. Include vitamin C rich foods in your diet, and avoid sugary foods and beverages. Increase your water intake. And you may also drink tender coconut water
to relieve burning sensation during urination. To prevent UTIs, make sure you urinate before and after the intercourse. And do not neglect the urge to go to the bathroom.