This type of recurring urinary infection is caused by a colibacillus (Escherichia coli) and should be treated by a doctor. However, it is possible to increase your body’s resistance by eating more of the following foods: celery, carrots, cucumbers, fennel, black currant and onions.

Also avoid all acidifying foods:

– peanuts

– asparagus, artichokes, Brussels sprouts

– egg white

– fat broth

– meat, fish, poultry, processed meats, liver, kidney, sweetbreads

– white flour and its derivative products (white bread, biscuits, pastry)

– strong cheese

– hardened fat

– refined oils

– dried legumes (lentils, peas, beans)

– pasta and semolina

– white sugar

– tea, coffee, alcohol

– chocolate