Narrowing the Gout Information Gap

May 20, 2022

There’s an ongoing research boom and more treatments than ever before, yet the battle against gout continues to be hampered by an information gap.

Countering a Lack of Information and Loss of Hope for Gout Patients

May 19, 2022

After years of searching for reliable information and a network of fellow gout patients to share his experience, Gary Ho launched his own online support group with the help of his rheumatologist, Christopher Parker, DO. Now, the duo is further expanding their efforts.

How Men Can Grapple with Gout

June 3, 2021

The father of medicine, Hippocrates, did not know that uric acid causes inflammatory arthritis in the joints known as gout. But even 2,500 years ago, before the disease had a name, he noted men’s particular vulnerability to the disease.

Gout Awareness Day 2021: More Knowledge, Better Life

May 21, 2021

Many people have heard of gout. They may even know that it’s a form of inflammatory arthritis that usually attacks joints. But it’s doubtful they know that 9 million Americans suffer from it. Or how painful and debilitating attacks can be.

Gout Patients’ Hidden Heart Risk

February 11, 2021

Joints become red, swollen and painful. For people with gout, these are telltale signs of an attack. But research suggests gout patients should also watch for signs of another event – a heart attack.