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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UTI In Men: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options 

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are often associated with women, but they are not an infection that only affects this one gender. Despite being rare in men, it is possible for men to develop a UTI, and, for men, a UTI very quickly becomes a more complicated infection. Because of the risk of complicated UTIs, it… Continue reading UTI In Men: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options 

Jessica Guht Jan. 19, 2023

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Understanding Your UTI: How To Tell If It’s Upper Or Lower?

Getting a UTI is unpleasant, but it’s not uncommon. It is an infection that can happen anywhere along the urinary tract. It could affect either the upper or lower urinary systems, or even both in some circumstances.  To help you understand more about your UTI and whether it is upper or lower, we’re here to… Continue reading Understanding Your UTI: How To Tell If It’s Upper Or Lower?

Jessica Guht Jan. 18, 2023

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Treating Symptom-Free UTIs: Everything You Need to Know

You may assume that if there are bacteria in your urine you would experience symptoms, such as a burning sensation on urinating, but this is not necessarily the case. It is possible to have bacteria in your urine along with an absence of symptoms. We look at treating symptom-free UTIs, who is at risk and… Continue reading Treating Symptom-Free UTIs: Everything You Need to Know

Jessica Guht Jan. 18, 2023

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Telemedicine

How Much Does a Walk-In Clinic Cost?

There can be times in our lives when we may encounter a symptom that, while it isn’t causing too much discomfort, we may give it a lower priority and try to get an appointment with a general practitioner. While this can seem sensible, you might not get an appointment for some time, and if you… Continue reading How Much Does a Walk-In Clinic Cost?

Jessica Guht Jan. 17, 2023

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Using Garlic For UTIs: 10 Facts You Need to Know

Using herbs and spices to treat illnesses isn’t a new idea. Historically, herbs and spices have been used to relieve symptoms of lots of different illnesses, and while they haven’t always been successful, there are actually a lot of cases where herbs and spices work.  Modern medicine has come a long way, but if you… Continue reading Using Garlic For UTIs: 10 Facts You Need to Know

Jessica Guht Jan. 17, 2023

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Using Apple Cider Vinegar For UTIs: 6 Interesting Facts

UTIs can often be a real nuisance. A minor urinary tract infection may cause you barely any pain, but the symptoms associated with it can be a real inconvenience. From the constant need to urinate to that burning feeling that you get when you urinate, you may find yourself searching for all sorts of ways… Continue reading Using Apple Cider Vinegar For UTIs: 6 Interesting Facts

Jessica Guht Jan. 16, 2023

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Four Reasons For Antibiotic Failure To Clear UTI Symptoms

UTIs are one of the most common infections in the United States and can affect men as well as women. However, women are more likely to develop urinary tract infections, most of which are treated with antibiotics.  But what happens if the infection doesn’t go away after taking your prescribed medication? We look at four… Continue reading Four Reasons For Antibiotic Failure To Clear UTI Symptoms

Jessica Guht Jan. 16, 2023

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Health

When to See a Doctor For a Sore Throat?

Even people who have incredibly strong immune systems will experience a sore throat from time to time. This is a common medical issue that will affect different people differently. However, for the most part, a sore throat isn’t necessarily a big cause for concern. That is why you may be unsure when to seek medical… Continue reading When to See a Doctor For a Sore Throat?

Jessica Guht Jan. 16, 2023

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Why Are Postmenopausal UTIs Common?: How to Prevent Them?

UTIs are one of the most common infections among women, and for this very reason, most women will experience a UTI at some point in their lives. Unfortunately, most women will experience multiple UTIs throughout their lifetime. When women reach menopause, the chance of UTIs increases even further.  Menopause is something that will happen to… Continue reading Why Are Postmenopausal UTIs Common?: How to Prevent Them?

Jessica Guht Jan. 13, 2023

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Why Do I Keep Getting UTIs? Top 7 Reasons!

A urinary tract infection, or UTI, is a very common infection that has unpleasant symptoms. These infections can be extremely frustrating and uncomfortable, especially when they’re recurrent. If you’re wondering why you keep getting UTIs and what you can do to prevent them, we’re here to give you some clarity. In this article, we’ll go… Continue reading Why Do I Keep Getting UTIs? Top 7 Reasons!

Jessica Guht Jan. 13, 2023

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Antibiotics

Cefdinir for UTI: Ten Tips You Need to Know

UTIs can be an incredibly painful problem to deal with, as well as one that usually needs medical intervention in the form of antibiotics in order to get it cleared up as soon as possible.  One antibiotic that is often prescribed for UTIs is Cefdinir, which is a common antibiotic used to treat a range… Continue reading Cefdinir for UTI: Ten Tips You Need to Know

Jessica Guht Jan. 12, 2023