How to Reduce the Chances of Suffering from UTIs.
Having a UTI is not funny and people who have ever dealt with that can attest to that. If you do not want to go through such an ordeal again, there are a number of ways you can achieve that. When you take a lot of water, you will be improving your urinary tract health which reduces the chances of ever suffering from a UTI. The infection is mainly caused by bacteria and by taking a lot of water you will have to urinate on a frequent basis which is important in clearing the bacteria from your system. Also, remember to maintain good hygiene when it comes to using the toilet. Ensure that wiping after using the toilet is done from front to back so that you do not introduce anal bacteria to the front.
Harmful bacteria love a dirty environment and you will increase the chances of harboring them if you do not take cleanliness seriously. Women get a lot of discharge even when the system is healthy and you need to take a bath at least twice a day in order to stay safe. The fact is that a lot of money and time go into treating the infections compared to what is needed in staying clean. Also, you will be more happy and comfortable in your skin when you are always clean. There are bacteria which are great for the body when it comes to fighting the harmful one in fighting harmful bacteria, you need to make sure the ones which are useful to the body are maintained. If you do anything that eliminated the normal flora, you should expect UTIs to occur on a frequent basis. You should avoid douching, use of powders or spray in the reproductive system. They are the leading causes of upsetting the normal flora. Consume probiotic bacteria which can be gotten from fermented products.
Intimacy is one the ways which can introduce harmful bacteria into the body if safety precautions are not taken. You should know that pushing up harmful bacteria to the pelvis can cause serious issues when it comes to urinary health. The barrier methods in contraception are known to compress the urethra which causes issues with bladder emptying. This means that more bacteria will be concentrated in the system. Also, using spermicides affects the normal bacteria found in the tract. This gives the harmful one a chance to increase in number and affect the tract. Ensure the clothes you put on are not very tight because this will favor the harmful bacteria.