Treat urinary tract infections with these home remedies

Countless people around the world, women in particular, suffer from urinary tract infections (UTIs). In some cases, these infections have become a constant part of their lives. When left untreated, UTI infections can result in permanent conditions, such as urine incontinence, entailing people to undergo extensive treatment! To help you treat your infections at home, here are a few top-notch remedies that you can try. These have been recommended by a top notch gynecologist clinic in Sharjah:

Drink parsley water

The best part about parsley water is that it is one of the best and most revitalizing after dinner drinks that you can have. Apart from that, it also has the potential to alleviate symptoms of a urinary tract infection. For preparation, all you need is about 2 cups of water and two tablespoons of dried parsley. In case you wish to use fresh parsley, then you will need about half a cup of it.

If you wish to use fresh parsley, you need to stir the leaves into the water once it comes to a boil. Once done, reduce the heat and allow the brew to simmer steadily for 6-10 minutes. This needs to be done till the time that the leaves infuse the water. Strain the brew, discard the leaves, and drink up hot. If you want, a parsley iced tea can also be prepared for the same purpose. If you are interested in using dried Parsley leaves, stir in the leaves in boiling water, cover, and let it steep for 8-10 minutes. Strain and drink at least twice a day. Some of the best gastroenterology doctors in Dubai will tell you how recommended this drink is for better stomach health as well.

Baking Soda and Vinegar

If you want to use this home remedy to treat UTI, then what you have to do is mix one heaped tsp. of baking soda in a glass of water. This needs to be drunk on a daily basis over an empty stomach. When using apple cider vinegar, mix 2 tbsp. of vinegar in a glass of water and drink at least 20 minutes before eating a meal. You can add honey to make the taste bearable, if you desire. Apart from that, baking soda and apple cider vinegar can be used as a genital wash too. For this, you would need to add a teaspoon of both the ingredients to a bit of lukewarm water and clean the opening of your urethra twice with this water. The bath would alleviate discomfort and sooth the area.