NORTHRIDGE, Calif., May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrities like Carrie Ann
Inaba from "Dancing with the Stars," Jennie Garth from "What I Like About
You," Leah Remini from "The King of Queens," Natasha Henstridge from
"Commander in Chief" and Misty May-Treanor an Olympic Gold medalist in
beach volleyball say they discuss family, sex and health with friends. And,
a recent poll by CranAssure(R), a new urinary tract health supplement that
contains maximum strength cranberry extract from Ocean Spray(R), also finds
women consult girlfriends about sexual and health-related concerns.
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"Women are active information seekers, particularly when it comes to
managing their health and that of their families," says lifestyle coach and
psychotherapist Stacy Kaiser, M.A., M.F.T. "Women often consult informal
sources, such as family and friends, who provide advice, validation and
While Kaiser agrees that friends can be great confidants, she stresses
the importance of following the basics to obtain peak sexual and urinary
"Urinary tract health isn't something we think about every day," said
Kaiser. "But if not properly maintained, poor urinary tract function may
negatively impact overall health."
The National Kidney Foundation reports one in five women will need
urinary tract health support at least once in her lifetime and 10 million
doctor visits are made yearly to address urinary tract health concerns. For
optimal urinary tract health, Kaiser recommends drinking eight 8-oz glasses
of water daily and using cranberry supplements, like Nature Made CranAssure
(www.CranAssure.com), which is easy to use while on the go. Studies show
cranberries help support proper urinary tract function.
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