How Do You Get a UTI

There are several ways to get a urinary tract infection, but sexual intercourse if the most common activity that causes women to develop an infection. The bacteria needs to enter the bladder through some means and the pumping action that accompanies sex makes it easy for bacteria to be pushed up into the vaginal canal. The other common ways to get a UTI include the use of contraceptives which can push bacteria into the urinary tract or after impromper washing is done when using the restroom resulting in bacteria entering the urinary tract.