What Are The Symptoms Of A Urinary Tract Infection?

From the American Urological Association, we found a simple and easy to understand explanation answering the question “What are the symptoms of a urinary tract infection.”  Part of the article is as follows and can be found at http://www.urologyhealth.org/urology/index.cfm?article=47.  What are the symptoms of a urinary tract infection? When you have a urinary tract infection (UTI), the lining of […]

What Causes A Urinary Tract Infection?

The answer to what causes a urinary tract infection is simple.  Bacteria. The most common being E coli, or Escherichia coli.  Your body’s immune system is designed to fend off infections of all kinds, but when your defenses are down, or you are exposed to more bacteria than usual, you can experience  pain or difficulty […]

What Is A Urinary Tract Infection? (UTI)

If it hurts to urinate, this usually causes someone to ask the question, What Is A Urinary Tract Infection?  The definition found at Wikipedia is a good, easy to understand explanation: What Is A Urinary Tract Infection? (UTI) A urinary tract infection (UTI) is a bacterial infection that affects part of the urinary tract. When […]

What Is The Urinary Tract?

What is the urinary tract? This is the first and most basic question that must be answered first if one is to understand anything at all about urinary health. A basic overview of the urinary system can be very helpful when you are trying to learn more about what is happening in your body when […]