Urinary Bladder Infection, also known as Urinary Tract Infection, is a very serious health problem that many women have to suffer. The worst part is that it is way too embarrassing to be discussed in the open. And, this makes it even more difficult for women to find an appropriate solution for it. To make things a little simple, we are now going to discuss how acupressure can help you cure various urinary bladder infections including dripping. But before that let us understand this issue better.
Probable signs and symptoms of UTI are-
a) Frequent urge to urinate
b) Painful and burning sensation in the bladder while urinating/ even
c) Constant feeling of tiredness
d) Uncomfortable pressure right above the pubic bone
e) Feeling of a full bladder, but only a small amount is passed
f) The color of the urine changes to milky or cloudy
g) Smelly urine
h) If you get a fever during a urinary tract infection, you have a strong reason to believe that the infection has reached the kidneys
Causes of Urinary Bladder Infection
When germs or bacteria enter the urinary tract which includes the urethra, kidneys, bladder, and ureters, then infection occurs. As compared to men, women are more susceptible to UTI.
Bacteria from the rectum can easily travel up to the urethra leading to urinary tract causing infection. Moreover, sex may also cause it.
Other than the above, menopause is another cause of UTI in women.
Also, changes in bacteria in the vagina can lead to urinary infections in women.
Acupressure Treatment for Urinary Tract Infection
It is always recommended that the acupressure should be administered by someone who has been doing it for a long time and has a thorough knowledge. Details on how to apply pressure on the point are given in “How to apply pressure on acupoints?”.
Here are the points that are given in the figure to treat acupressure.
Warning for UTI Problem
Bladder infections should never be taken lightly. If ignored, these infections tend to spread to the kidneys. Looking for natural ways to treat it is fine as far as it immediately works for you. But after waiting for it for a while, you must see your doctor.
Apart from this if you could follow the below-mentioned things then you can see rapid results-
- Drink as much water as you can.
- Never resist the urge to urinate. Do it when you feel like doing it.
- Stop taking tub baths, instead take showers.
- Completely stop using feminine hygiene sprays or scented douches- it may irritate the urethra.
- Drinking cranberry juice will also help you to a greater extent.
- Do not let the bacteria around the anus enter your vagina or urethra, for that you should wipe from front to back.
For severe problems, you should see a doctor. There are some precautions while treating health issues with acupressure. You may find precautions.
Information provided by acupressure specialist Mr.M.R.Monga. He is 85 years old (now he is 93 years old) and has a vast knowledge of acupressure and treated thousands of people free of charge.