It’s important to make sure gout treatment actually reduces deposits of uric acid crystals in the joints, aside from lowering blood levels.
Other safer and more effective treatments are available to treat the pain from gout attacks.
The seriousness of the gout and kidney disease connection shows the importance of getting gout under control.
Only 37 percent of people with gout were taking a commonly prescribed drug to control uric acid in a recent study.
Gout affects more than your joints. Here are facts about common gout comorbidities and how to prevent and manage them.
Until recently, experts didn’t think people with RA were likely to also develop gout. But a new study suggests otherwise.
Getting diagnosed with gout isn’t always straightforward. These other diseases can present similarly to gout and cause a misdiagnosis.
Not everyone with gout gets these nodules, but here's what you need to know about why tophi might develop and how to best treat them.
The excruciating pain and swelling during a gout flare is pretty hard to ignore.
If you think gout is caused by an unhealthy diet or excess alcohol intake, you need to keep reading.