A couple weeks ago, we were talking about taking antibiotics and how damaging they can be to your gut, and subsequently your skin – leading to acne and all sorts of unpleasantness.
This got me to thinking…
What’s one of the most common reasons that women have to take frequent rounds of antibiotics?
And the answer, of course, is urinary tract infections, which we like to refer to as UTI’s.
I’m guessing most of us have had one of these assholes at one point or another. Sorry for the language, but if you’ve ever had one, I think you’ll agree that’s an apt description.
I’ve definitely had a few. In fact, the last time I had to take antibiotics prior to this recent wisdom teeth adventure was because of a UTI.
This had actually occurred about six months after I had begun my journey of getting really healthy in order to clear my severe acne.
Then the UTI came, and as much as I wanted to treat it naturally, I just didn’t know how or with what. [Read more…]