Articles for tag: Urinary Tract, Urinary Tract Infections, Urine Color, UTI

Can You Have a UTI Without Symptoms?

Most people know when they have a urinary tract infection, or UTI. They experience burning when they urinate and the need to go more frequently. Even though there’s a constant urge to void, very little comes out – and what does come out stings. Some people even notice blood in their urine and have abdominal ...

Cloudy Urine: Causes and Related Symptoms

Cloudy urine can be the result of a number of possible causes. In some cases, these causes can be fairly minor; for example, a change in your diet can alter the appearance of your urine. At other times, however, cloudy urine can be a symptom of something more concerning and it may appear as one ...

Why is My Urine Cloudy and Other Colors?

Cloudy urine and other changing urine colors aren’t uncommon, and they can be scary. Urine is not supposed to be cloudy. It is supposed to be a light clear yellow – not a bright yellow, but a pale yellow or even paler shade. You can tell a lot about what’s going on with your body ...

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Bloody Urine: Causes and Related Symptoms

The sight of red in the toilet can be a startling one. Blood in urine, known as hematuria, can be caused by a wide array of medical issues; some are severe and some are merely inconvenient. Regardless of what you believe the cause to be, consult your doctor any time you experience bloody or unusually ...

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What Causes Brown Colored Urine?

If you’ve noticed a change in your urine color recently, you may be concerned, and for good reason. The color of your urine can often be the first sign of an undiagnosed medical problem. Normal ranges in color from a pale yellow shade to a deeper amber color depending upon the amount of fluid you’ve ...

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Causes of Blood in the Urine

At some point in our lives we’ll probably all experience an abnormal urine color or smell but it doesn’t mean it’s time to panic. Foods like asparagus can cause a foul odor, and blood in the urine (hematuria) might be caused by something as benign as overexerting yourself while exercising. So when is it time ...

Causes of Brown Colored Urine

There are a myriad of causes for a person having dark urine. These causes can range anywhere from serious to not serious at all. In this article, I’ll begin with the least serious causes first, and then get into more serious causes. Sometimes things you eat can produce a urine that is brown colored. These ...

Urine Protein Home Test

Doing your own urine testing will save you thousands of dollars and a lot of stress waiting for test results. In addition it will give you a lot of control over your kidney health. This guide will focus on urine protein home testing and interpreting the urine test results. These are the urine tests I ...

Causes of Urine Color and Odor Changes

It may be embarrassing to go to your doctor for a urine-related reason, but it many cases it’s worth the trip. Some color and odor changes in urine color are completely normal and are the temporary result of foods we eat and how much water we drink, but others can signify something seriously wrong with ...