Cranberry juice DOESN'T help fight cystitis, say scientists

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

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.