Natural Remedies

#1 Best Remedy for a UTI (Urinary Tract Infection)

Understanding UTIs: Symptoms, Causes, and Remedies

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are uncomfortable and can disrupt your life. Here's what you need to know:

Common UTI Symptoms:

  • Burning sensation during urination

  • Frequent need to urinate, even with an empty bladder

  • Abdominal or low back pain

  • Blood in urine

  • Cloudy or strong-smelling urine

The Culprit:

  • E. coli bacteria are responsible for about 80% of UTIs.

  • Women are more susceptible to UTIs due to their anatomy.

Natural Remedies: What Works and What Doesn't

  • Cranberries: May help prevent UTIs, but less effective for treating an active infection.

  • Oregano Oil & Thyme: These potent natural antibiotics can be effective in combating UTIs. Look for oregano oil with at least 60% carvacrol. Consider taking:

    • Oregano oil (200mg) four times daily

    • Thyme (500mg) once daily

  • Apple Cider Vinegar: May offer additional support. Mix 2 tablespoons into 16 ounces of water.

Other Helpful Tips:

  • Hydration: Aim for at least 2.5 liters of fluid daily.

  • Natural Diuretics: Consider asparagus, dandelion greens, or potassium citrate.

Important Note: While natural remedies can be helpful, it's always best to consult a doctor if you suspect a UTI, especially if symptoms are severe or persistent.

This video is for general informational purposes only. It should not be used to self-diagnose and it is not a substitute for a medical exam, cure, treatment, diagnosis, and prescription or recommendation. It does not create a doctor-patient relationship between Dr. Berg and you. You should not make any change in your health regimen or diet before first consulting a physician and obtaining a medical exam, diagnosis, and recommendation. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.

Last updated: May 07, 2024 19:33 PM