According to the American Medical Association (AMA), more than 8 million people in the United States visit doctors offices annually because of urinary tract infections. There are a number of reasons why this condition occurs and recurs; some people are more at risk.
Uric acid is a normal component of our blood. It does not require a remedy or a cure, unless levels become elevated. When uric acid levels in the body become elevated, a condition called hyperuricemia occurs. Hyperuricemia can be treated by resolving the underlying cause of the high uric-acid levels
IntroductionUrge incontinence is a disorder in which the bladder is unable to control the holding and release of urine. Urge incontinence usually includes an uncontrollable urge to urinate, followed by an involuntary release of urine before being able to get to a restroom. Though urge...
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease that causes the patient to become much more susceptible to infections of all kinds. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are exceedingly dangerous in MS patients. Untreated UTIs can lead to kidney infections, which can be deadly. MS patients should be v
Kidney stones and bladder infections both affect the urinary tract system. A kidney stone is a rock-like object that forms in the kidneys and passes through the ureters and into the bladder. A bladder infection, if left untreated, can move into the kidneys and can cause severe damage.