Anyone can get a UTI, but they’re most common in women aged 16 to 35. Most UTIs (80-90%) are caused when E. coli, (the bacteria found in feces and in the digestive tracts of humans and animals) enters the urinary tract through the urethra where they begin to multiply.

Check out this infographic from StopUTIForever.com for a full rundown on the common causes of UTIs in adults.

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