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Bathing suit? Check. Sunscreen? Check. Towel? Check. It’s summer and you’re ready to enjoy the weather and long days. Just when it seems like everything's going swimmingly, you notice a burning sensation near your urethra and when you pee. Great, another UTI just in time for summer. Urinary tract infections are more common in the summertime, but that doesn’t mean you have to put up with them. Afterall, who has time for UTIs? Let’s dive into some solutions so you can hit the pool or beach stress-free.
Why are UTIs more common during the summer?
Urinary tract infections are caused by harmful bacteria traveling up your urethra to your bladder. These bacteria exist naturally around your anus and perineum, however, when they are introduced to the urethra, it can cause an infection. It also doesn’t help that women are more likely to get UTIs because we have shorter urethras, which means it’s a shorter distance for bacteria to climb to reach the bladder. Here’s why UTIs are common during the summer:
So you can’t regulate how much chlorine is in a pool, and you can’t control weather or not people shower before entering the pool. Does that mean you should just skip the pool altogether and admire the water from the comfort of a lounge chair? Absolutely not. Here are measures you can take to avoid UTIs after swimming:
If you’re already doing everything in your power to avoid UTIs after swimming and you still can’t catch a break, it might be time for back up.
Uqora’s three-part system is an effective approach to UTI prevention:
Your love for swimming and summer time activities shouldn’t come at the cost of another UTI. Take the plunge and take charge of your urinary health with Uqora.
This is for you if:
You want to stay fresh and maintain a healthy pH.
How does it work?
As you know, hygiene is a key part of UTI prevention. But not all wipes are created equal. Some can mess with your body’s natural chemistry and do more harm than good. Our wipes keep you clean, fresh, and balanced — without any nasty ingredients.
Use any time you want to freshen up. That might be after sex, exercise, long plane rides — you know your body better than anyone.
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Water, triethyl citrate, sodium benzoate, allantoin, lactic acid, carprylyl/capryl glucoside, glycerin, fragrance, sodium dehydroacetate, tetrasodium EDTA, citric acid, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, vaccinium macrocarpon fruit extract, calendula officinalis flower extract, sodium citrate, potassium sorbate.