Related Arthritic Conditions

Are you experiencing joint pain? Could your constant fatigue be a symptom of an arthritic condtion? Compare your symptoms against common and not-so-common arthritic conditions to find out if you should visit your doctor. Learn about the diagnosis, causes and treatments of conditions such as Raynaud's syndrome, sclerosis and others.

Chinese Remedies can Improve Gout Symptoms

Gout causes significant pain and disability. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and glucocorticoids are usually taken to control the symptoms of gout. However, some people use Chinese remedy for gout as an alternative way to relieve pain and other symptoms associated with gout.

How to manage gout

Gout is a medical condition characterized by recurrent attacks of acute inflammatory arthritis. Gout is historically known as the “the disease of kings”, or “rich man’s disease”.

Low Purine Gout Diet

Many people who suffer from gout have chronic elevations of blood uric acid levels. Although age, gender and genetics play a role in causing defects in the metabolism of purines, one can prevent painful gout attacks by adapting a low purine gout diet. Learn more about foods recommended for gout.

Foods That Trigger Gout

Severe burning pain of the joints, frequently involving the big toe and other joints affect many people whose blood uric acid levels are elevated. These gout attacks may come and go and are usually brought about by certain foods, medicines and alcohol. Find out more about foods that trigger gout.