UTIs not prevented by drinking cranberry juice: Cochrane review

The Cochrane renal group, which includes Professor Jonathan Craig from the Centre for Kidney Research at The Children’s Hospital, Westmead, has backed away from its cautious support in 2008 for the benefits of cranberry.

Then, the researchers said there was some evidence that cranberry juice may decrease the number of symptomatic UTIs, particularly for women with recurrence.

However the new systematic review of a total 24 studies with nearly 4500 participants found no