Cranberry juice DOESN'T help fight cystitis, say scientists

Turns out that drinking it has no impact atall on urinary tract infectins

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glass of cranberry juice with fresh berries on wooden table

It has long been believed that drinking cranberry juice is a good way of treating urinary tract infections such as cystitis.

But it turns out that there's actually no evidence to back up these beliefs.

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A recent study carried out at Yale University found nothing to suggest that it's beneficial for UTIs, as this video reports.