More than 8 million people in the United States have gout. Learn what it is as we separate fact from fiction and hear one man’s story about dealing with this painful disease.
Because their joints feel stiff and they hurt, many people with arthritis stop being active, when regular exercise might help them feel better.
The other day a friend asked me about gout. Someone she knew was recently diagnosed and she was curious about what caused it. “Isn’t that a disease of kings?” she asked me. Well, gout did plague at least one famous king — Henry VIII. What is gout? Gout is a form of arthritis that was recognized […]
This post is sponsored by Spectrum Medical Group. In 2011, the first baby boomers started turning age 65. On average, they are living longer, more active lives than their parents’ generation. That doesn’t mean they don’t have the same aches and pains and maladies. Arthritis, for instance, is still a significant cause of joint pain and […]