Urinary tract infections (UTI) also known as bladder infections are very common in women but also occur in men.
UTI is an infection of the bladder, kidneys and urethra that is caused by bacteria. When this infection occurs in the kidney, the is a more serious infection that must be treated right away. Bladder infections can cause, frequent urination, pain on urination, blood in the urine, nausea, vomiting, headaches and more. Back pain can be felt with kidney infections and bladder infections. The treatment for this condition is antibiotics prescribed by your provider.