Using natural remedies such as apple cider vinegar and baking soda for a urinary tract infection (UTI), especially if you catch it early enough, is a wonderful alternative to antibiotics.
Most UTIs are caused by A urinary tract infection is almost exclusively caused by Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria that travel to the bladder through the urethra, according to the University of Maryland Medical Center. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can occur in any part of the urinary tract.
It is more common in women than in men. Using natural remedies to treat a urinary tract infection at the first sign of symptoms can help prevent a more serious infection from developing.
Apple cider vinegar Urinary Tract Infection treatment
Apple cider vinegar contains important enzymes, rich minerals, and nutrients such as potassium that prevent the bacteria that cause UTIs from multiplying or growing. Acetic acid in apple cider vinegar has the ability to foster the growth of beneficial bacteria and to kill “bad” bacteria at the same time
Mix 2-3 tablespoons in a glass of water
Drink it twice or thrice a day. Add raw honey for a better taste.
Baking Soda UTI Treatment
Baking Soda creates an alkaline environment in the body, which bacteria do not like so it will not be able to spread.
Add one teaspoon of baking soda to one cup of water and drink it once a day. Be careful not too add too much baking soda.
It is important to remember to treat UTI as soon as you see the signs of it and that UTI that last longer than two days requires medical intervention.
Article originally published on LivingTraditionally.com republished with permission