Drugs that lower uric acid levels are an effective (and inexpensive) treatment for gout. But not enough people use them. Here’s why you should consider them, and stick with them long term.
Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Rheumatologist Chad Deal, MD, fields this one about uric acid levels.
Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Rheumatologist Chad Deal, MD, fields this one about gout.
You’ve heard that decadent desserts can trigger a gout attack. Do you really have to steer clear of sweets to control your gout? Discover the truth from rheumatologist Scott Burg, DO.
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Gout flareups aren’t fun, but they certainly can be managed with the right diet. Learn the answers to some common gout diet myths, so you know exactly what works and what doesn’t.