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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
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
Can I Go to Urgent Care for a Yeast Infection?
Vaginal yeast infections are common. Around 30 to 50 percent of women will experience an episode at least once in their lives. Candida albicans, candida krusei, and Candida glabrata are the three species that cause most infections, though there are others. Symptoms include needing to pee often, a burning sensation while urinating and uncomfortable itching… Continue reading Can I Go to Urgent Care for a Yeast Infection?
Jessica Guht Oct. 11, 2022
Can an IUD Cause a UTI?
UTIs are common in the adult population and far more common in men than women. Due to this, you may be curious about the different causes of a UTI. In this article, we’ll discuss whether an IUD can cause a UTI. We will also explore whether IUDs can cause other issues. Table of Contents What… Continue reading Can an IUD Cause a UTI?
Jessica Guht Oct. 07, 2022
Can You Go To Urgent Care For Gynecological Issues?
Gynecological issues do not occur on a set schedule. You can notice signs of a problem at any time, day or night. You may notice an issue after sexual activity or outside of your normal cycle. It is important to know when you can visit an urgent care center for these issues and when you… Continue reading Can You Go To Urgent Care For Gynecological Issues?
Jessica Guht Oct. 05, 2022
Pink Discharge: Everything You Should Know!
While vaginal discharge is a natural secretion of the vagina, it can be concerning when it strays from its normal color. One type of discharge that can cause concern is pink discharge, which occurs when a small amount of blood mixes with vaginal discharge, turning it pink. Most cases of pink discharge can be attributed… Continue reading Pink Discharge: Everything You Should Know!
Jessica Guht Sep. 30, 2022
Watery Discharge Feels Like I Peed Myself
The vagina does a great job of cleaning and lubricating itself. However, in some cases, it produces a watery discharge that makes it feel as though you peed yourself, leaving you in an uncomfortable position. Despite the odd feeling, vaginal discharge is entirely normal and is not usually a cause for concern, although certain precautions… Continue reading Watery Discharge Feels Like I Peed Myself
Jessica Guht Sep. 29, 2022
Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) vs UTI: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment & More!
Some infections in the body can appear similar to others, making it difficult to distinguish between them. One example of this is bacterial vaginosis and urinary tract infections, which affect two areas of the body close to each other. Despite their proximity, there are some crucial differences between these two infections. To help with these… Continue reading Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) vs UTI: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment & More!
Jessica Guht Sep. 27, 2022
Can a UTI Delay Your Period?
While a period brings along a week of cramps and other unpleasant symptoms, it is still an important aspect of a woman’s monthly cycle, and its absence may signal that something is wrong. A urinary tract infection (UTI), being an infection that affects the urinary tract, does not impact a woman’s menstrual cycle. While the… Continue reading Can a UTI Delay Your Period?
Jessica Guht Sep. 20, 2022
Can a UTI Cause a Miscarriage?
When pregnant, women take great care to look after their body and ensure that it is in optimal health to support the growing fetus. However, some infections that are minor in non-pregnant women can be a source of stress in those growing a child. UTIs are one type of infection common during pregnancy. Despite this,… Continue reading Can a UTI Cause a Miscarriage?
Jessica Guht Sep. 19, 2022
Baking Soda For Yeast Infection – Does It Really Help?
While a yeast infection can cause some embarrassment, the truth is that at least 3 in 4 women will experience this issue at least once in their lifetime. It’s not a life-threatening issue, it can cause discomfort. Can baking soda remove the symptoms and restore your body to full health? It’s a remedy that many… Continue reading Baking Soda For Yeast Infection – Does It Really Help?
Jessica Guht Sep. 09, 2022