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Cranberries and Urinary Tract Infections

Posted by David Bradley on March 12th, 2009

ProanthocyanidinIt’s not the acidity of cranberry juice that prevent urinary track infections and cystitis, it’s natural chemicals in the tarty juice that prevent pathogenic bacteria from adhering to the cells that line the urinary tract. That’s according to research in the Journal of Medicinal Food.

You can read more about cranberry and urinary tract infections here.