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09 Mar 2007

how wierd is this
for the past few weeks i have had gross haematuria, really deep red and with clots. i read somewhere that cranberry juice was good for your bladder so i bought a few bottles and today my urine is clearer than it has been in weeks.( I know that the bleeding was caused by a polyp in my bladder and i am having it removed on tuesday) but it seems like cranberry juice works to clear up bladder infections, or maybe its just co-incidence.
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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Bleeding
Cranberry juice does help for urinary tract infection due producing hippuric acid in the urine which acidifies the urine and prevents bacteria from sticking to the walls of the bladder
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