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Answer the following statements based on your level of knowledge or awarenessabout urinary tract infection. Put a check () on the spaces provided.#StatementsNotAwareAware1Bacteria likeEscherichia coli, that live in the digestive system andthat have spread to the urinary tract, andStaphylococcussaprophyticuscause most urinary tract infections.2The kind of Food you take or your Diet is one of the causes ofUrinary Tract Infection (UTI).3Waiting for long periods of time before you urinate can be a causeand can worsen the degree of kidney infection.4Being pregnant increases the risk in acquiring UTI.5Severe cases of UTI may result in hospitalization.6Kidney infections may cause early labor. Thus, it can have aneffect on the health condition of your baby.7Kidney infection can increase the risk of having a low-birth-weightbaby, and it has been linked to an increased risk of fetal ornewborn mortality.8Women are at greater risk for UTI because of their anatomy. Thefemale urethra is short and the rectum, vagina and urethra arelocated closely together in women, making it easy to spread thebacteria that live in the digestive tract to the urinary tract.

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urinary tract infection, Urethra

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