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Urinary tract infection (UTI)

Men and women are affected differently by urinary tract diseases. Find out more about UTI symptoms, prevention and when to seek medical help.

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Urinary problems self care

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common and there are a number of treatment options. Learn more about urinary problems self care here.

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Urinary problems

It is quite common for people to get infections in the urinary tract. Learn here about the main symptoms of urinary tract infections (UTIs) and cystitis.

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The urinary tract

The urinary tract can become infected, usually by bacteria entering the urethra. Learn more about the symptoms of an infection and get self care tips here.

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Cystitis

Cystitis is an inflammation of the bladder. Learn more about the signs, symptoms, treatments and self-care options and when to seek medical attention.

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Urinary system

Your urinary system removes waste from your blood in the form of urine. It also helps regulate your blood volume and pressure, and controls the level of chemicals and salts in your body's cells and blood. Learn more here.

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Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)

A kidney infection (pyelonephritis) can be unpleasant, but will usually get better if treated promptly. Learn about the symptoms, treatment and prevention here.

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Penicillin

Penicillin is the name given to a widely-used group of antibiotic drugs. Penicillin can have side-effects, and some people suffer allergic reactions. Find out more by reading the Healthdirect page about penicillin.

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Incontinence and dementia

There are many ways to help with managing incontinence in a person with dementia.

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Male circumcision

Male circumcision involves the surgical removal of the foreskin, the protective sleeve of skin that covers the head of the penis.

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