Natural Health Response is intended to provide cutting-edge health information.
Nothing on this site should be interpreted as personal medical advice. Always consult with your doctor before changing anything related to your healthcare.


Do you know what the most common form of bacterial infection is?

It’s a urinary tract infection, or UTI.

If you’re one of the millions who have had one, you know just how painful and uncomfortable these infections are.

Mainstream’s only solutions are antibiotics, but with the rise of antibiotic resistance, it’s time to start searching for alternatives.

Here are four of the best anti-UTI treatments nature has to offer.


These tart berries are probably the most popular natural remedy for UTIs—and now we know how they work their magic.

Cranberries contain proanthocyanidins, which act like Teflon in your urinary tract.

Essentially, they keep bacteria from sticking to the surface of the urethra by disabling the structure on the surface of the bacteria that enable it to stick to the wall of your urethra.

No attachment means no infection.

In one study, when women experiencing chronic UTIs took 400 mg/day of cranberry extract, it ELIMINATED their UTIs.

Marshmallow root

Marshmallow root (not to be confused with the sugary marshmallow candy) is an herbal medicine that is best known for easing coughs and sore throats, but it’s becoming a rising star for the preventing of UTIs.

Marshmallow root helps increase the flush of toxins out of your body and combats bacteria like E. coli, the primary bacteria implicated in UTIs.

It also strengthens the tissues in your urinary tract, which makes them less susceptible to infections.


Medicine men have been harnessing the powers of bearberry for thousands of years to treat both bladder and kidney infections.

It contains compounds that have antibacterial properties, it helps maintain the pH balance of your urine, and it helps combat inflammation in the urinary tract.

Corn silk

The silky fibers that stick to your corn on the cob are a nuisance. But hiding inside these sticky strings are substances that help combat inflammation and bacteria.

And in this case, a study didn’t just show that corn silk could prevent UTIs… it showed that it could dramatically reduce the symptoms associated with this infection.

When adults with current UTIs took a corn silk extract, they experienced significant reductions in pain, frequency, and urgency that are the hallmark of UTIs.

If you’re on the millions who experience frequent UTIs, why not try a different approach. Try a natural remedy that can help stop the infection before it ever has a chance to start.

All of these natural options are available in various forms (tablets, teas, juices, etc.) through online retailers like

Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.

Written By Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.

For years he’s been the trusted doctor for celebrities, world-class athletes, and countless seniors looking to reclaim their health.

And now…for the first time ever… he’s making his medical breakthroughs available to readers all across America.

Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D. is one of the most pioneering and innovative minds in medicine today – and he delivers cutting-edge cures each month through his Natural Health Response newsletter.

Natural Health Response readers get full access to Dr. Gerhauser’s protocols for chronic pain… heart disease… diabetes… Alzheimer’s… and even cancer. These are the very same treatments Dr. Gerhauser recommends to his own patients at his practice in Tucson, Arizona.

In addition to being a board-certified medical doctor, Dr. Gerhauser has earned two master’s degrees and has served as a clinical professor at the University of Arizona.

And as a physician at the world-famous Canyon Ranch, Dr. Gerhauser treated celebrities from around the world who paid dearly for the type of next-generation health information he provides Natural Health Response readers each month.

View More Free Articles

The 8-hour Solution to Heart Disease

When it comes to reducing your risk of life-threatening issues like heart disease and stroke, most people focus on two biggies: Diet Exercise Sure, they go a long way toward keeping you alive and kicking, but there’s more you can do to lower your risk. Researchers have just identified a medical condition that can dramatically...

Read This

Ancient Cure DESTROYS Hospital Infections (AMAZING!)

Did you know that hospitals are one of the most dangerous places on earth? Sure, sometimes they’re necessary, beneficial, and even life-saving. But if you have to go to one, I recommend getting in and out as fast as possible… because hospital-acquired infections make about 2 million Americans sick every year. And they kill over...

Read This

Is This Cancer Drug CAUSING Cancer?!

We all know that Big Pharma’s drugs can give you plenty of nasty side effects. But can they cause cancer? According to an alarming new study, the answer is YES. Even worse? One particular drug that is meant to TREAT cancer is actually causing people to relapse. But you don’t have to be one of...

Read This

Back Pain? Try These Natural Solutions

If you’ve ever suffered from back pain, you’re in good company. More than 80% of adults have experienced back pain at least once in their lives. And I guess that for most of you, it’s been far more than once. But before you reach for that ibuprofen (again), try one of these natural remedies instead....

Read This

Tasty Snack SUPERCHARGES Your Sex Life?! (Here’s How)

If you’re looking for a reason for our rising depression statistics, here’s a good one for you: Over 30 million men in the U.S. have sexual performance problems. But just because ED is common… it doesn’t mean that this condition is normal. And you shouldn’t be forced to pop a pricy blue pill to be...

Read This

5-Second Fix STOPS Heart Disease

Sometimes lowering your risk of dying from heart disease or stroke can seem daunting. No one wants to change their diet…  join a gym… or even just cut out French fries! Now you don’t have to. You can make giant strides in your heart health with some very small, very simple changes. And this five-second...

Read This

This Diet REVERSES Alzheimer’s (YUM!)

There are a lot of reasons that Alzheimer’s disease is tragic. The fact that it’s both progressive and incurable is right up there at the top of the list. For people in the early stages of Alzheimer’s, the best you can hope for is to slow it down as much as possible… giving you as...

Read This

Boost Your Memory 30% in Just 4 Minutes?! (WOW)

Brain health is something that should be on everyone’s radar – especially with Alzheimer’s disease projected to reach epidemic proportions in the next 30 years. But keeping your memory sharp as the years go by and avoiding dementia are two very different issues. And if your primary concern right now is remembering those items on...

Read This

NEVER Get the Flu! (No Vaccine Necessary)

I’m not a fan of flu shots. Never have been, never will be. What that DOESN’T mean is that I think you should be unprotected this flu season. What it DOES mean is that there are better, safer, and more effective ways to stay healthy. Today I’m going to tell you about a rather unusual...

Read This

Forbidden Fruit MELTS Fat (Delicious!)

The “fat will make you fat” mantra is just more bad health advice perpetuated by Uncle Sam. The true cause of weight gain and diabetes is sugar and carbohydrates—not good, healthy fats. Now there’s science to prove it! A recent study shows that one of the fattiest fruits on the planet can actually help you...

Read This