Gout Diet
Krystina Ostermeyer
Krystina Ostermeyer
October 22, 2018
Following a gout-friendly diet may help to reduce flares, the severity of symptoms, and improve overall health. Learn how you can begin your gout diet here.

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Before you join in on happy hour, consider how gout and alcohol interact, and whether or not the risks outweigh the benefits of a tipple now and again.
145 found this helpful by Spiro Koulouris on January 2, 2018
Sleep Apnea and Gout

What’s the Relationship Between Sleep Apnea and Gout?

If you have gout and you wake up exhausted on a regular basis, it is possible you have sleep apnea. Learn more on how to manage sleep apnea and gout.
225 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on August 30, 2016
Possible Gout and Kidney Complications

Understanding the Connection Between Gout and Kidney Problems

Gout and kidney issues are quite common. Learn how gout, uric acid and kidney function are related to protect against painful, damaging complications.
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How Dehydration Interferes with Gout Management

Living with gout is no picnic, and dehydration can make things worse. Find out why gout and dehydration don't mix, and some ideas for keeping hydrated.
79 found this helpful by Angela Finlay on January 28, 2015
Gout and Eye Problems

Understand the Link to Gout and Eye Issues to Avoid Complications

Although gout affects primarily the joints, it is possible that the uric acid excess can build in other tissues as well, including the eyes.
91 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on January 20, 2015
Gout and Cognitive Function

Does Gout Impact the Brain and Cognitive Function?

Is there any association between gout and your cognitive function? Researchers are still in the process of understanding this link.
49 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on January 13, 2015
Gout and Hypertension

The Relationship Between Gout and Hypertension

See your doctor regularly about your gout and hypertension. He will know how to help you control your conditions through medication and lifestyle changes.
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Gout Complications

Preventing and Managing Gout Complications

If you suffer from gout you are mostly concerned about preventing and managing gout complications, since the joint pain is so intense during these episodes.
235 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on November 17, 2014
Gout and Heart Disease

Know Your Risk of Heart Disease and How to Lower It

The relationship between gout and heart disease are clear: patients with gout have twice the risk of suffering a heart attack or stroke.
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Gout and Diabetes

Understanding the Link and Minimizing Symptoms

Gout and diabetes are strongly linked, and together they can produce an unwelcome and unhealthy mix of symptoms.
116 found this helpful by Angela Finlay on October 27, 2014