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Bladder infections: The older you get, the more you need to pay attention

Woman looking at thermometer

  As we get older, unfortunately, we become more susceptible to infections. That’s because, with age, the immune system doesn’t work as well as it used to. It gets even more difficult if you’re also dealing with chronic health conditions such as diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD or emphysema), heart problems or cancer. Infectious diseases account […]