Gout Blog Posts

Top 8 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Should Eat

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These 8 anti-inflammatory foods, drinks, and spices can help you combat pain due to inflammation, such as arthritis pain.

6 Ways to Deal with Painful Gout Attacks

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Having a gout attack? Here are 6 ways to reduce gout pain. While consulting a doctor is always best, you can take most steps on your own.

Types of Arthritis That Cause Sacroiliac Joint Pain

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Arthritis can affect the sacroiliac joint and cause low back pain. Read about sacroiliac joint anatomy and the different types of arthritis that can affect it.

Do Cherries Prevent Gout?

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Limited research suggests that eating cherries or drinking cherry juice can lower the levels of uric acid in your blood and decrease your chances of a gout attack. Not all cherry products are helpful, though.

4 Ways Gout and Pseudogout Are Different

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Gout and pseudogout share some characteristics, but are separate conditions. This comparisons of the 2 conditions can help you understand the difference.

How to Prevent the Next Gout Attack

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If you've experienced a gout attack, you may wonder if another attack is inevitable. Luckily, there are steps you can take to help prevent them.

Gout Attacks Strike Mostly at Night

Gout attacks commonly strike in the middle of the night or early in the morning.
A new study confirms what many people with gout have experienced: that attacks are much more likely at night.

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