Gout Questions

Is It Rheumatoid Arthritis or Gout?

Is it arthritis or gout? Like rheumatoid arthritis, gout causes pain and inflammation in the joints – but the similarity pretty much ends there. Read More >>

Safety of Fish Oil Supplements with Gout

Supplements and gout don't always mix well. So what about fish oil and gout, given that fish-oil sources are high in purines? Read More >>

Does Folic Acid Lower Uric Acid?

Searching for information about a new gout therapy? Here's information on folic acid for gout. Read More >>

Safe Foods for Gout

Learn which foods to avoid with gout, including which foods are considered high purine foods and may raise levels of uric acid so you can avoid the symptoms of gout. Read More >>

Can Fasting Cause Gout?

Are you fasting? Gout can result under certain conditions. If you're at risk for gout, fast intelligently by being aware of how the condition is caused. Read More >>

Stubborn Gout Misdiagnosis

Having problem with a gout misdiagnosis? You may actually have pseudogout, reactive arthritis, psoriatic arthritis or infectious arthritis. Read More >>

Whey Protein Supplements and Gout

Considering taking supplements for gout? Here's information about whey protein supplements as a gout treatment. Read More >>

What is Pseudogout?

What is pseudogout? It’s the most frequent cause of acute arthritis in one joint in older people. Read More >>