Most women know the feeling—you use the restroom, and an unpleasant burning sensation ruins the rest of your day. The most common reason for this burning sensation is a urinary tract infection (UTI). Unfortunately, UTIs are extremely common for women. Around 50-60% of adult women have experienced a UTI, and one in two women will […]
Is It a Yeast Infection, UTI, or STD?
Unusual vaginal discharge, frequent or painful urination, and uncomfortable itching may all be signs of a yeast infection, UTI or STD. Maintaining proper reproductive and urinary tract health is just as important as exercising or eating right to keep your heart healthy. The lower urinary tract and vagina can serve as gateways for bacteria to […]
Vaginal Discharge: What is Normal and What is Not?
You’ve always wondered—and now we have answers. Here is your guide to what is considered normal, and what is not. Discharge is just a fact of life for most women. But the color, odor, and consistency of vaginal discharge is not exactly a popular topic of conversation. In fact, it is a topic that many […]
Do You Have a UTI? Find Out Now and Get Treated
If you suspect you have a urinary tract infection, visit your gynecologist as soon as possible to get tested and treated. What Is a Urinary Tract Infection? If you are a sexually-active female, then you are naturally at risk for getting a urinary tract infection. UTIs develop as a result of fecal bacteria spreading to the […]