Kidney Infection Home Remedy
Kidney infection is very a very common condition that affects males and females alike. Pyelonephritis is a form of UTI (urinary tract infection) that has been linked to pregnancy, poor hygiene, sexual intercourse, e-coli, and renal catheters. The infection will start at the urethra and make its way up to the kidneys.
Individuals that have been diabetes, defect of the urinary tract, benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate), kidney stones, and immunodeficiency disease are at a higher risk of getting renal infections.
Of course, most kidney infections will require an antibiotic, in order to combat the bacteria, but if you are limited on healthcare insurance, you can always try a home remedy.
- Parsley Juice (create a tea out of parsley leaves)
- Cranberry Juice
- Apple Cider Vinegar and Honey
- Aloe Vera Juice
- Herbal Teas (chamomile and goldenrod are more popular)
- Vitamin C Tablets
- Increase Water Intake
- Raw Garlic Cloves
- Baking Soda and Water
- Probiotics (helpful in inhibiting bacteria growth) Yogurt and Tofu
If you are a diabetic, it is vital that you monitor your diet and exclude sugary snacks and foods. Keeping your glucose levels to the minimum will aid in preventing renal infections.