Tips for Treating Gout

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Gout is a form of arthritis. Typically, it results in a sudden attack of burning pain, swelling, and stiffness in a joint- most often, the big toe. Unless you get appropriate treatment, these attacks can happen repeatedly. Over time, your joints, tendons, and other tissues are damaged due to this disorder. Gout is more common … Read more

Eating Habits to Treat and Prevent Gout Attacks

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What is Gout? Gout is a very complex form of arthritis. This condition can affect anyone- however, it has been proven that there are more men affected by this than women. Women are likely to experience attacks of gout after going through menopause. An attack of gout is characterized by sudden and extreme pain, redness, … Read more

How to tell if your child has Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

signs and symptoms of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

This is a guest post contribution by We usually associate arthritis with older people, not children. What we are thinking of is osteoarthritis, which is basically the “wear and tear” version of arthritis, resulting from regular use of the joints. There is also a type of arthritis known as rheumatoid arthritis, which is actually an … Read more

How milk can help slow osteoarthritis in women

How milk can help slow osteoarthritis in women

Consumption of milk can be helpful for women to slow the progression of osteoarthritis in the knee. A new American study involving 2148 subjects showed that milk consumption can help to slow the progression of osteoarthritis in women’s knees. While further research will be necessary, the study demonstrates another way in which nutrition is linked … Read more