Jessica Guht
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Jessica Guht
Jessica is a medical writer with an unquenched thirst to discover something new. She believes that medical content should be accessible to everyone and strives to write content that every single person can understand. When Jessica isn’t writing, she can usually be found reading a book with a dog cuddled in her lap. Jessica has a Masters of Engineering degree in Biomedical Engineering.
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When to See a Doctor for a UTI?

With lifetime incidences among adult females standing at up to 60%, urinary tract infections (UTIs) are one of the most common health issues to affect women. In many cases of mild UTIs, the symptoms will clear without intervention. Nonetheless, there are many situations where seeing a doctor is essential. In this article, we’ll look at… Continue reading When to See a Doctor for a UTI?

Jessica Guht Nov. 23, 2022

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Coconut Oil for UTI: Can It Be Used for Treatment?

Some websites and forums recommend using coconut oil for urinary tract infections (UTIs). However, the evidence supporting the effectiveness of this treatment is limited.  This post asks whether you can use coconut oil to treat a UTI, how it might work, and how to take it. We then explore whether coconut oil can actually cause… Continue reading Coconut Oil for UTI: Can It Be Used for Treatment?

Jessica Guht Nov. 23, 2022

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Can a UTI Cause a Sore Throat?

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can cause a range of symptoms, but is a sore throat one of them? That’s what we explore in this post.  Here, you’ll learn the typical symptoms of UTIs and what you can expect. We will then ask whether a UTI can cause a sore throat or other flu-like symptoms and… Continue reading Can a UTI Cause a Sore Throat?

Jessica Guht Nov. 21, 2022

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Can Sperm Cause a UTI?

Urinary tract infections are particularly common for adult women and sexual activeness is scientifically shown to increase the risk of developing a UTI, especially 48 hours after intercourse. Therefore, every woman should take this aspect of their health seriously to prevent, diagnose, and treat bacterial infections. Given the heightened risks of sexual intercourse, asking “can… Continue reading Can Sperm Cause a UTI?

Jessica Guht Nov. 21, 2022

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Can Boric Acid Cure a UTI?

When you have a UTI, finding a quick treatment is essential if you wish to put an end to your discomfort and stop the infection from moving up the urinary tract. While antibiotics are the most common solution, there are others to consider. Boric acid is one of the most popular.  But does boric acid… Continue reading Can Boric Acid Cure a UTI?

Jessica Guht Nov. 21, 2022

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Is Green Tea Good for a UTI?

A UTI can be uncomfortable and you likely are looking for ways to remedy the situation as quickly as possible. Maybe you’ve heard about some ways to get better fast but aren’t sure what works the best. One question many people have is, is green tea good for UTI? Here you can gather more information… Continue reading Is Green Tea Good for a UTI?

Jessica Guht Nov. 17, 2022

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Can You Get Pregnant With a UTI?

Given that almost half of all women will get a UTI at some stage in life and may experience them 30x more frequently than men, gaining a better understanding of urinary tract infections and their potential impact on your life is vital.  For women of childbearing age, the big question is “can you get pregnant… Continue reading Can You Get Pregnant With a UTI?

Jessica Guht Nov. 17, 2022

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Is It Ok to Drink Tea With a UTI & What Tea Is Good for UTIs?

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common type of bacterial infection that an estimated 150 million people contract each year. Bacteria such as E.coli are usually to blame for causing UTIs, but it’s not the only type of infectious bacteria to cause issues. Virtually anyone can develop a UTI and it can affect any… Continue reading Is It Ok to Drink Tea With a UTI & What Tea Is Good for UTIs?

Jessica Guht Nov. 17, 2022

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UTI While Breastfeeding: Is It Safe? Treatment & Prevention!

Breastfeeding is often an incredibly intense, difficult thing to do. It can simultaneously give you amazing bonding time with your baby and cause you exhaustion, pain, and a feeling of being all touched out. The majority of infants are breastfed for at least some time, with over half still being breastfed at six months. One… Continue reading UTI While Breastfeeding: Is It Safe? Treatment & Prevention!

Jessica Guht Nov. 17, 2022

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Can a UTI Cause Infertility?

A urinary tract infection can cause a great amount of pain and suffering, especially in the most severe cases. The burning and cramped sensation you get in your body whenever you use the toilet can be extremely discomforting, and it can feel like your body will never work the same. Thankfully, modern medicine has made… Continue reading Can a UTI Cause Infertility?

Jessica Guht Nov. 14, 2022

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Can a Yeast Infection Cause Abdominal Pain and Bloating?

While you might not think to link the two, yeast infections can come with a wide range of symptoms, including those in areas where the infection isn’t located.  This means that it’s completely possible for a yeast infection to cause different symptoms such as abdominal pain and bloating.  While it may vary per condition, you… Continue reading Can a Yeast Infection Cause Abdominal Pain and Bloating?

Jessica Guht Nov. 14, 2022