Does a bladder infection affect your menstruation?

Answer On One Hand: Infection Shouldn't Affect MenstruationBoth bladder infection (or urinary tract infection) and menstrual changes are problems common to women, with approximately 50 percent of women ex... Read More »

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Is a urinary tract infection the same as a bladder infection?

On One Hand: There is More to a Urinary Tract Than a BladderEvery bladder infection can fairly be categorized as a urinary tract infection, although not every urinary tract infection is a bladder i... Read More »

Can a yeast infection medication stop a menstruation cycle?

On One Hand: Fertility Hormones are not AffectedThe hormones that bring on your menstrual cycle are not affected by a yeast infection, or by the medications used to treat a yeast infection. If you ... Read More »

Can quitting smoking affect my menstruation?

On One Hand: Recognized BenefitsAccording to medical researchers, smoking increases the prevalence of irregular periods, sharp cramping and abdominal pain often present during the monthly cycle. Wo... Read More »

What is bladder infection?

An inflammation of the bladder because of bacteria getting up to one's bladder through the urethra. Usual risk factors include rough sexual intercourse, not emptying one's bladder before/after sex,... Read More »