By: Terry Graedon August 8, 2016 11 Comments
    How to Prevent UTIs by Choosing Laundry Products…

    A urinary tract infection is a torment: a feeling of desperate urgency to urinate and then searing pain during the act.┬áMost UTIs are caused by organisms that flourish without problems in the digesti…

    By: Terry Graedon July 11, 2016 20 Comments
    How to Use Cranberry Juice for UTIs

    The effort to reduce bacterial resistance to antibiotics requires doctors to cut back on using these drugs for the most common problems. That may mean that many women prone to repeated urinary tract i…

    By: Terry Graedon June 30, 2016 16 Comments
    How to Prevent a UTI with Cranberry Juice

    It is estimated that 60 percent of women experience one or more urinary tract infections during their lives. Such UTIs are among the most common bacterial infections, accounting for over 10 million do…

    By: Joe Graedon September 21, 2015 11 Comments
    Cranberry Pills Prevent Urinary Infections

    Years ago, we were excited when a placebo-controlled trial substantiated the "old wives' tale" that drinking cranberry juice could ward off urinary tract infections (UTIs) that kept recurring in elder…

    By: Joe Graedon April 27, 2015 17 Comments
    Garlic Keeps Her Bladder Infections at Bay

    Recurrent urinary tract infections can be very hard to fend off, so we are interested in this reader's success with a simple supplement. Women who are susceptible to this problem will recognize the in…

    By: Terry Graedon July 12, 2012 8 Comments
    Cranberry Juice and Urinary Infections

    The idea that drinking cranberry juice could help prevent urinary tract infections was once considered an old wives' tale. Over the years, however, some research has supported this idea. Now a meta-an…