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Gout Remedies



Gout Remedies



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Gout Remedies

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Gout usually attacks the big toe (approximately 75 percent of first attacks); however, it also can affect other joints such as the ankle, heel, instep, knee, wrist, elbow, fingers, or spine.Gout usually attacks the big toe (approximately 75 percent of first attacks); however, it also can affect other joints such as the ankle, heel, instep, knee, wrist, elbow, fingers, or spine. Gout occurs when crystals of uric acid, in the form of monosodium urate, precipitate on the articular cartilage of joints, on tendons, and in the surrounding tissues.Gout was once known as "the disease of kings" and "the king of diseases". Gouty arthritis is the name for an attack of a metabolic disease marked by uric acid deposits in the joints. Gout is recognized as one of the leading causes of painful, disabling, chronic arthritis. Gout has the unique distinction of being one of the most frequently recorded medical illnesses throughout history. Gout arthritis is typically an extremely painful attack with a rapid onset of joint inflammation. People with gout are usually advised to reduce their intake of purine-rich foods.Gout can be triggered by the same agents that cause potassium losses such as fasting, surgery, and potassium losing diuretics. Gout is a form of arthritis that affects mostly middle-aged men and postmenopausal women. Gout is one of the most painful types of arthritis. Gout is called the rich mans disease because it is closely related to dietary factors. Gout is a purine (type of protein building block) metabolic disorder. Gout is marked by transient painful attacks of acute arthritis initiated by crystallization of urates within and about the joints and can eventually lead to chronic gouty arthritis and[...]