Published in Women's Health Weekly, March 6th, 2003
"Risk factors for UTIs include host behaviors, host characteristics and bacterial characteristics. Sexual activity and contraceptive method are the strongest determinant of a symptomatic UTI episode," according to L.X. Zhang and colleagues, University of Michigan, School of Public Health.
"The characteristics of cell receptors, anatomical differences and genetic predisposition in the host may be important determinants...
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