If you've ever had a bout of gout, you'll know it's truly awful. Here's what causes it, and what you can do about it.
Most people think of arthritis as a disease of the elderly. While this is where it's most commonly seen, it's not where it starts.
Doctors and patients are unsure of the best treatment for gout, leading to poor patient education and compliance, poorly addressed lifestyle factors, and suboptimal use of available drugs.