CYSTITIS

Cystitis is very common in women. As a matter of fact, bladder infections are the most frequent reason a woman seeks medical attention.You should begin treating this condition at the first sign of infection.

Cystitis is inflammation of the bladder.

Symptoms
Symptoms include a frequent urge and desire to empty the bladder along with painful urination; the urine may appear cloudy and have a strong smell.

Common causes
Causes of cystitis include overuse of antibiotics, E. coli that migrates up the urethra, stress, kidney malfunction, food allergens, lack of water, poor elimination, and a need for detoxification. The following protocol may be used for healing as well as for a preventative maintenance program.

Dietary considerations
Follow an improved eating plan that is free of yeast, sugar, and dairy.
Drink six to eight glasses of unsweetened cranberry juice, or take cranberry concentrate gel capsules as directed. In addition, drink plenty of water. Eat watermelon or drink watermelon juice. Eliminate caffeine,chocolate, red meat, sugary foods, soft drinks, and dairy foods from the diet.

Supplement support for cystitis
• Grapefruit seed extract capsules
• Kyolic garlic capsules: daily, if the problem is chronic
• A liquid probiotic supplement like Bio-K daily
• A daily green drink