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Want to cut your risk of urinary tract infection? Drink water, says study

Want to cut your risk of urinary tract infection? Drink water, says study

Drinking more fluids increases the rate of flushing of bacteria from the bladder and also likely reduces the concentration of bacteria that enter the bladder from the vagina.

Oct 08, 2017, 15:15 PM IST
Suffering from urinary tract infection? Study claims consuming cranberries may help

Suffering from urinary tract infection? Study claims consuming cranberries may help

They found that overall, the use of cranberry products led to a statistically significant risk reduction in repeat UTIs.

Sep 20, 2017, 18:36 PM IST
Urinary tract infection: Why it's so common in women? Symptoms, prevention

Urinary tract infection: Why it's so common in women? Symptoms, prevention

And if you're a woman, your chance of getting a urinary tract infection is high. This is because the urethra is shorter in women than in men, and it is closer to the anus, making it more likely that bacteria are transferred to the bladder.

Jun 27, 2017, 10:40 AM IST
Urinary tract infection: Why it's important to increase your water intake in cold weather? Prevention tips, remedies

Urinary tract infection: Why it's important to increase your water intake in cold weather? Prevention tips, remedies

Not drinking enough water is one of the factors leading to urinary tract infection or cystitis, especially in women, according to health experts.

Feb 09, 2017, 13:38 PM IST
Five things you should never do if you have UTI

Five things you should never do if you have UTI

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that occures in any part of your urinary system - kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra.

Jan 29, 2017, 00:04 AM IST

PFRDA plans 10-time hike in commission for fund managers

Pension fund regulator PFRDA is planning to increase the commission for pension fund managers by 10 times to 0.1 per cent from the present 0.01 per cent, a top official said on Monday.

Nov 21, 2016, 22:40 PM IST

Drink cranberry juice daily to ward off urinary infection

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Jun 16, 2016, 22:20 PM IST

Govt not likely to dilute SUUTI stake in listed companies in current fiscal

Rejecting need to dilute stake in private companies through SUUTI route, government has said that it is certain to meet its disinvestment target for the current fiscal through offloading minority interests and strategic sale of state-owned companies.

Apr 25, 2016, 19:19 PM IST

Urinary tract infection may be treated without antibiotics

A commonly used over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drug and a herbal product may provide alternative options for treating urinary tract infection, one of the most common conditions in adult women which is currently treated with antibiotics, say researchers.

Sep 25, 2015, 18:36 PM IST

New device to improve urinary infections treatment

Urinary tract infections could be treated more quickly and efficiently using a DNA sequencing device the size of a USB stick, says a study.

Sep 21, 2015, 12:44 PM IST

New device may detect urinary tract infections in an hour

Researchers have developed a new device which can detect bacterial species that cause urinary tract infections - a major cause of sepsis - within 70 minutes.

Aug 12, 2015, 22:25 PM IST

Indian funds as good as foreign peers, need scale: UTI chief

Stating that Indian mutual fund industry has potential to grow as much as 100 times of its current size of about Rs 13 lakh crore, Puri said, "Indian fund managers are not very large, but they have been quite successful stock pickers."

Aug 09, 2015, 17:26 PM IST

UTI truly independent, IPO to strengthen this character: Puri

The country's oldest fund house, which manages assets worth over USD 15 billion, is planning to launch an Initial Public Offer (IPO) and would be the country's first asset management company to go public.

Jul 28, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

Top five leading health problems in women!

Most women don't realise that they are at risk of an illness and even death from various diseases that catch them unawares while caring for their loved ones.

Mar 20, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

After 28 months, UTI finally gets MD in Leo Puri

Leo Puri on Wednesday became the first non-IAS officer to lead UTI Mutual Fund, which has been headless since February 2011 after then chief U K Sinha moved out to head SEBI.

Jul 03, 2013, 21:33 PM IST

UTI MF begins fresh search for full-time chief

UTI Asset Management Company, which runs one of the leading mutual funds of the country, has begun a fresh search process to find a full-time chief -- a position lying vacant for over 21 months now.

Nov 26, 2012, 12:54 PM IST

UTI MF decides on fresh search for full-time chief

UTI Asset Management Company, which runs one of the leading mutual funds of the country, has decided to begin a fresh search process for its full-time chief -- a position lying vacant for over 20 months now.

Nov 04, 2012, 13:24 PM IST

UTI Mutual Fund appoints I Rahman as acting CEO

Country's oldest asset management company UTI Mutual Fund today appointed Imtaiyazur Rahman as the acting CEO since the board is yet to find a suitable replacement for its former Chairman and Managing Director U K Sinha, who quit in February last year.

Jan 12, 2012, 22:33 PM IST

`Antibiotics beat cranberries to prevent UTIs`

Antibiotics were better than cranberry capsules at preventing urinary tract infections.

Jul 26, 2011, 13:29 PM IST

Scientists move one step closer to vaccine for UTI

A vaccine to prevent urinary tract infections caused by E. coli may one day become a reality.

Nov 13, 2010, 12:54 PM IST