What is gout?

Answer Gout is a form of arthritis that develops when too much uric acid builds up in the body. It's a common condition that scientists estimate affects about 6 million adults at some point during their l... Read More »

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What to eat and what not to eat with gout?

On One Hand: Foods that Prevent GoutSeveral foods can help prevent gout--including whole grains, fruits and vegetables. Also, cherry juice that is 100 percent "real," with no sweeteners and artific... Read More »

What is a gout ?

Gout is a form of arthritis. Unlike other forms of arthritis, gout comes on suddenly and then subsides after a period of time. It can recur over and over if you do not take certain measures.CausesG... Read More »

What is gout of the bones?

Gout is a chronic metabolic disease caused by a disorder in purine metabolism leading to increased levels of uric acid in blood and tissues. Deposition of urate crystals (tophi) in joints causes p... Read More »

How to Treat Gout?

Walking is good exercise.Gout is a common form of inflammatory arthritis. It is the most common inflammatory arthritis among men. The treatment of the symptoms that come with gout (including pain, ... Read More »