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Urinary Tract Infections: Common in Women, Treated with Antibiotics

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Up to 50 percent of women experience a urinary tract infection in their lifetimes. The February issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter covers causes, symptoms and treatments. The infections are typically caused by bacteria that live in the colon. Female anatomy increases the risk, as the bacteria [...]

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