Urology & UTI, Urinary tract infections

Tips for Reducing UTIs

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection in any part of the urinary system including kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Most infections involve the lower urinary tract which is comprised of the bladder and the urethra. These infections often occur when bacteria enter the urinary tract through the urethra and begin to multiply in […]

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Color of your Urine and your health

The Color of Your Urine and Its Meaning

Urine has been a useful tool of diagnosis since the earliest days of medicine. Urine color and the consistency and odor of your urine are all indicators of how your body filters toxins and, you guessed it, how much water you drink, among other things. As the kidneys do their job of filtering out excess vitamins […]

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Kidney Stones prevention - Hydrate

Hydrate to Prevent Kidney Stones

The spring and summer seasons are when urologists see most of the kidney stone patients during the year. To understand the reason behind this increase, you need to know how the stone is formed. First, when one becomes dehydrated tiny little crystals are formed in a supersaturated urine. With time, these crystals aggregate to form […]

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