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Monday, 05 May 2014 00:00

What Does Your Urine Tell You?

Monday May 5 2014

As a Naturopathic Doctor, I talk about poop A LOT with each and every patient that walks into my office door -- whether it's the high power executive/professional at my downtown Toronto clinic or the new mom on her maternity-leave at my Mississauga clinic.  On the other side of things is urine -- and we also discuss this because it does give me a lot of information regarding the health of my patients!

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Monday July 16 2012

The Archives of Internal Medicine published a meta-analysis confirming the benefit of cranberry juice to prevent UTIs.  They looked at 13 randomized controlled trials that consisted of 1600 subjects and found that the subjects who consumed cranberry products showed an approximate 30% lower rate of UTIs versus the controls.  This effect was most notable in women with recurrent infections, in females and in children.

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