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  • Can cranberries prevent urinary tract infections?
    Cranberries are one of only three fruits native to North America. They grow in the wild on long-running vines in sandy bogs and marshes. The berry is initially white but turns to a scarlet color in July and August. Native Americans first saw the benefits of cranberries. They mixed mashed cranberries with deer meat to make a survival food called pemmicana. Cranberries were also believed to have medicinal value and were used in poultices to draw poison from arrow wounds. The red rich juice of the....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/11/3 17:46:42
  • Chronic interstitial cystitis symptoms
    Interstitial Cystitis is undoubtedly an infection caused by bacteria which enter the opening of the urethra in addition to spread to the bladder. Continual, or persistent, IC arises when a patient does not interact to the usual treatment for Cystitis, has a scenario that lasts longer than A couple weeks, or has repeated conditions of infection more than twofold in a 6-month span. In non-chronic, or perhaps acute, cases of Cystitis, signs and symptoms normally improve within Two days after treatm....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/11/2 17:40:25
  • Risk Of Kidney Disease In African-Americans Increased By Gene Variant
    African-Americans with two copies of the APOL1 gene have about a 4 percent lifetime risk of developing a form of kidney disease, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health. The finding brings scientists closer to understanding why African-Americans are four times more likely to develop kidney failure than whites, as they reported in a recent online edition of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Researchers including Jeffrey Kopp, M.D., at the NIHs National In....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/10/27 16:58:06
  • Interstitial Cystitis Treatments and Medicine
    Interstitial Cystitis (IC) is a long-term vesica inflammation. It is ofttimes extreme and really disruptive. Of the over 500,000 people enduring IC, nearly ninety percent are female. Symptoms of IC are frustratingly varied and might be substantially different from one patient to another, or even just for one individual from day to day. People struggling with interstitial Cystitis frequently have an urgent need to urinate. They might experience repeating irritation, tenderness, pressure, or extr....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/10/22 17:28:31
  • Treatment of chronic cystitis by "Diuretic and Anti-inflammatory Pill"
    Cystitis can be caused by specific or nonspecific bacterial infection and is divided into acute Cystitis and chronic Cystitis in accordance with clinical manifestations. Chronic Cystitis may last for weeks or attack intermittently, causing weakness, weight loss, discomfort or dull pain in the waist, abdomen, bladder and perineum. Sometimes symptoms of neurasthenia like dizziness, giddiness, etc. can be caused. Chronic Cystitis is often caused when the urinary tract is infected with germs like co....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/10/22 16:47:05
  • Cystitis Treatment and Doxycycline Antibiotic, herbal medicine Diuretic and Anti-inflammatory Pill
    Cystitis is a bacterial urinary tract infection that affects the bladder of the sexually active women between the ages of twenty and fifty. This disease can affect men too at any age. Generally, the elderly are at a higher risk since their immune systems are weak. The signs of this disease include mild fever, frequent need to urinate, pressure in the pelvis, painful urination, and urinating blood among others. Cystitis can be identified and treated but if it is not treated, the infection....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/10/21 15:43:30
  • Diet Recommendations for Interstitial Cystitis Patients
    Interstitial Cystitis, also known as painful bladder syndrome, is a condition where the immune system produces inflammation in the lining of the bladder. This condition will suddenly create changes within the body because it causes food sensitivities and allergies to some foods and nutritious supplements. Thus, an effective interstitial Cystitis diet must be taken into consideration by patients to possibly correct the condition or prevent its aggravation. As a result of the inflammation of the....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/10/20 17:24:07
  • Tips for falling asleep for those who have Interstitial Cystitis
    Dont try the whole no water for 6 hours before bed thing I seriously saw somewhere not to have anything to drink after 6 pm if you had frequent urination. Um, yeah right. For one, if you have IC, you are probably on Elavil which means you probably have dry mouth which means the idea of going 5+ hours without water is awful. For another, one IC related theory is that highly concentrated urine is more likely to cause flares. So if you dehydrate yourself, your urine will be much more concent....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/9/29 17:41:26
  • Medicine for Female Urethritis
    The female is easy to be infected with Urethritis in summer, for, in one hand, it is abundant in sweat gland in the region of vulva, and in the other hand, it would be frequently hot in summer, which all contribute to make human body sweaty and lead to a dank condition which essentially makes for the breeding of pathogenic bacteria and thus contains a latent danger of being infected with Urethritis. Due to the specific physiological structure of female, bacteria would tend to attack the urethral....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/9/23 10:10:11
  • How to treat cystitis?
    Not all cases of Cystitis require a visit to the doctor. You can often use an over-the-counter treatment like Canesten Oasis to provide you with relief whilst your body heals itself. Canesten Oasis works by reducing the acidity level in the urine that make it painful to pass water. It provides effective relief from the symptoms of burning pain and the need to go the toilet more frequently. Canesten Oasis can be bought from your pharmacy or grocery store. You should always read the label. Rem....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/9/20 11:29:41