As the old saying goes, “An apple a day can keep the doctor away.” Well, in the case of a urologist, a glass of cranberry juice a day might keep this particular specialist away. Urology experts have found that Inland Empire patients who make it a priority to drink cranberry juice on a regular basis are known to experience less urinary tract infections.
Rancho Mirage women, especially, will find that cranberries are an excellent UTI prevention method. There is no particular recommendation for how much cranberry juice a patient should drink in order to maximize the effectiveness of this method, so moderation, as with anything, is probably the best policy.
Cranberry juice is known for being sweet and tart at the same time, and it is a highly acidic juice. The amount of acid in cranberry juice helps to prevent bacteria from forming in the urinary tract, which can prevent infections.