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Bid Bladder Problems Goodbye with Cran-Essence!

February 13, 2018
urinary

Whether it’s a UTI or bladder issue, few things are more aggravating than having to deal with bladder and urinary tract problems. That’s why Flora offers Cran-Essence (US/CA), an all-natural formula to help you get the support you need for a healthier bladder and improved urinary function.* Made from a full spectrum-blend of nine herbs—including juniper berries, uva ursi, yarrow, and calendula—in a base of cranberry concentrate, Cran-Essence promotes and maintains normal urinary tract health* so you can bid bladder…

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The Pain of UTIs

December 26, 2016
UTIs

UTIs. The razorblade-like pain and the pressure…it’s just so uncomfortable. Many of us know these symptoms well; it is the second-most common infection in the body. 50% of woman will have at least one Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), and 20% will have more than one. Men, your risk of UTIs is much lower, but if you do get one they can be much more serious. The best medicine is preventative medicine. Keeping a balance of good bacteria in the body…

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Cheers to a Happy Bladder

December 22, 2016
bladder

Why is it that women are more likely to get UTIs throughout their lifetime compared to men? It may just come down to the fact that women are born with a shorter urethra (duct from bladder) than men. Therefore, bacteria are more likely to succeed in causing infections due to the shorter travel distance. What a disadvantage! Burning sensation when urinating, foul odor, or frequent urge to urinate are no strangers to those who’ve suffered from UTIs. Girlfriends, why put…

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Say Goodbye to that Darn UTI!

November 20, 2016
UTI

Written by guest blogger: Jill Anenberg Lawrence www.jillanenberg.com I know, I know, you wish you were talking about Justin Timberlake’s new song, “Can’t Stop the Feeling.” Unfortunately, that’s the phrase you’re using to describe your UTI to the Doctor. How did you even get this bacteria brothel in your bladder? Most females can’t help but blurt out “cranberry juice and yogurt” before you even finish T-I. So what are the sure-fire symptoms you’re cha-cha is on fire with a urinary…

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Fall Essentials: Cranberries

November 6, 2016
Cranberries

Cranberries – we add them to baking, make juice out of them, and make them a part of our seasonal celebrations as we give thanks over the holidays. Fall may be cranberry season in North America, but the uses of these bright berries go far beyond. Aside from being a good source of fiber and vitamin C, and a great source of antioxidants, cranberries are prized for their ability to support healthy urinary tract function. How? They contain naturally occurring…

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Men’s Daily Health for Life

June 15, 2016
men's health

Want to make an investment that yields both immediate and long-term gains? Seeing through a daily healthful intention can help improve your quality of life. That could mean starting each day with five minutes of stretching, taking a daily multivitamin to keep poor eating habits in balance, or making time for a hobby. Whatever it looks like, daily maintenance of mental and bodily health is key for overall wellness for both men’s and women’s health. This month, as we focus…

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