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Gout Diet and Lifestyle

Diet and Lifestyle Dietary and lifestyle guidelines may assist in the management of gout: Avoid obesity. However, it is important to avoid crash dieting and rapid weight loss. Avoid alcohol, especially beer, which has a higher purine content than wine or spirits. Hydration—Drink plenty of water: dehydration may exacerbate gout....
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Gout Pain!

In gout, monosodium urate crystals are deposited in tissue, causing inflammation and severe pain of relatively rapid onset, usually in a single joint. It occurs in three to four out of 1,000 persons, and 90% to 95% of patients are men over age 30. One in four have a family...
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Pain Management for Gout Sufferers

Microcurrent therapy and the treatment of Gout Pain. Microcurrent is a useful treatment as it assists in the reduction of inflammation as gout sufferers are aware gout is extremely painful. What is gout: Gout is caused by an buildup of uric acid. Uric acid has no functional task inside the...
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