This week: urinary tract infections.
Hell hath no fury like waking up, going to the restroom, and feeling like your pee is gasoline and someone just lit a match nearby. Urinary tract infections are always terrible, are maybe the most sexist thing that exists in this world (men don't really get them that often), and are totally normal in that so many women suffer from them. But they're still nothing to be messed with and can turn dangerous if left untreated. Cosmopolitan.com consulted some experts to help all of us out.
What causes UTIs?
UTIs are recurring.
When UTIs aren't normal, you need to see a doctor.
This article originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com. Minor edits have been made by the Cosmo.ph editors.