Find out the symptoms of a urinary tract infection.
By Toni Gasparis
A urinary tract infection, referred to as a UTI, is an infection that most commonly occurs in your bladder or urethra. This condition isn’t serious at the outset, but if left untreated can spread to the kidneys and cause more serious issues. While this condition is more prevalent in women, men are not exempt from getting an infection. Learn what the signs of a UTI are and see if some of the symptoms you are experiencing are a direct result of this infection.
When You Pee, It Burns
The bacteria in your system can cause you to feel a burning sensation when you urinate. Sometimes bacteria can get into the urethra without causing a UTI which may cause offhanded burning one time. Once you feel the burn, make sure to monitor it throughout the day. If it happens more than once and is coupled with other symptoms, you may want to call your doctor.