People with gout arthritis
Real life stories from people with gout arthritis
Not all purines are equal. Should people with Gout Arthritis avoid foods that are high in purines, and what are purines?
Martin Cheer has suffered some serious injuries in his life but says the pain from gout arthritis “has got to be the worst”.
Leading funny-man and TV presenter Jeremy Corbett says colleagues often tease him for having gout arthritis. You see, gout is a form of arthritis, and that’s why Arthritis New Zealand uses the term ‘gout arthritis’. “Most people, including myself, had to learn that...
Gout is a serious condition and everyone should take immediate steps to avoid any long-term injury to their joints.
The strength and resilience of his ‘aiga’ have helped him manage his gout by taking his allopurinol medicines regularly, as prescribed by his doctor.
There are two types of medicines used to treat and prevent gout arthritis respectively. These are uric acid medicine and gout attack medicine.