Cystitis

What is cystitis?

Cystitis is an inflammation of the bladder. Inflammation is where part of your body becomes irritated, red, or swollen. In most cases, the cause of cystitis is a urinary tract infection (UTI). A UTI happens when bacteria enter the bladder or urethra and begin to multiply. This could also happen with naturally occurring bacteria in [Read More…]

Managing Your Cystitis

What Is Cystitis? Cystitis is a condition in which the bladder becomes inflamed (red and swollen). The top of the urethra (the tube that takes urine from the bladder to outside the body) also becomes inflamed. It’s much more common in women, but men can also have it. Sometimes, cystitis can become chronic (occur over [Read More…]