What Causes Gout
Spiro Koulouris
Spiro Koulouris
May 1, 2019
Scientists can’t explain the exact cause of many forms of arthritis; however, they understand very well what causes gout.

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Enjoying Thanksgiving With Gout

Top Tips for Managing Gout During Thanksgiving

You may not think Thanksgiving with gout will be as enjoyable as you're used to, but don't despair. Consider these tips for having a great day despite gout.
by Amy Manley on November 24, 2014
How to Relieve a Gout Attack

Top Tips for Managing a Gout Attack

If you have gout, you know that pain is the worst symptom from it. Therefore, it's important to learn how to relieve a gout attack through pain management.
by Yvonne Banks on October 20, 2014
Gout and Depression

Combating Depression and Gout So You Can Feel Good

The relationship between gout and depression is a serious one, as, over time, you may experience symptoms of depression due to prolonged exposure to stress.
by Eric Patterson on October 6, 2014
Best Shoes for Gout

Know What Type of Shoes are Good for Your Gout

If you are a gout sufferer, you need to consider the best shoes for gout. If your feet don't love the shoes you wear, gout will make you miserable.
by Yvonne Banks on September 29, 2014
Nighttime Gout Attacks

Prepare and Protect Against Nighttime Gout Attacks

There are ways to reduce your risk of nighttime gout attacks, and when they do occur, deal with them quickly so you can get a better sleep.
by Angela Finlay on July 4, 2014
Reduce Gout Flare Up

Steps for Avoiding Gout Attacks and Flare-Ups

Since gout is a chronic condition, avoiding or reducing the frequency of flare-ups is a hallmark of effective gout treatment.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on March 10, 2014