UTI’s are one of the most common health conditions suffered by Americans today. Somehow, even though many people regularly suffer from a UTI, they are unaware of how to prevent the infections.
Treating and preventing UTI’s does not have to be expensive or even a prescription. We are going to discuss some of the most popular and highly recommended natural treatment for Urinary Tract E. Coli infections as well as the common symptoms of a UTI.
First and foremost, you should be aware of the symptoms that are considered to be your “red flags” for a UTI. You will also need to consider your existing health conditions and medications before you choose your natural treatment for Urinary Tract E. Coli infections.
Discuss with your doctor your desire to use a natural or home remedy treatment for your symptoms before you begin treating yourself. It is very important that you have the medical approval of your doctor before you treat yourself for any condition.
It is important that you realize, the majority of UTI’s are caused from E. Coli. Typically, urine is a sterile fluid, until it is overcome with bacteria, such as E. Coli. Of the diagnosed UTI’s, 80% of them are caused from E. Coli. Here are some of the common symptoms that you should look for:
- frequent desire to urinate with minimal urine
- mild discomfort in the abdominal area
- burning feeling when urinating
- lower back discomfort
- cloudy urine
- bloody urine
- visible bacteria in urine
Some of the typical natural remedies many individuals use for treating their UTI’s start with dehydrating themselves. Water is one of the best things you can do for your body. By drinking plenty of water, between 8-10 8 ounce glasses a day, you can flush your body of many toxins while improving your overall health.
You can also drink other liquids that can boost your overall health and eliminate the urinary tract infection. For example, unsweetened cranberry juice, water with fresh lemon, unsweetened blueberry juice, and several herbs can be made into a soothing tea for your UTI.
The are also many highly recommended herbs that can benefit you in curing a UTI. For example, Goldenseal Root, Cleavers, Uva Ursi, Marshmallow Root, Usnea Lichen, Buchu, Horsetail and Corn Silk. Many of these can be taken in capsules or you can make a tea with them.
Finding a natural treatment for Urinary Tract E. Coli Infections is not very difficult. However, it is important that you have the approval of your doctor before you begin any home or natural remedy to treat an ailment. Make sure it is safe for you to use an alternative treatment and not more harmful to other conditions.