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How many people suffer from bladder infections?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Each year urinary tract infections affect millions of people, accounting for over 8 million doctor visits a year. About one million children see a doctor for a urinary tract infection annually. About one in five women experience a UTI at least once in their lives.

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