Which of these facts is not true?
Gout is treatable because doctors know what causes gout and how to make a definitive diagnosis right away.
If treated appropriately for several months, 95 percent of people with gout should have no ongoing problem with it.
Research shows metabolic syndrome occurs more frequently in people with gout. Which of these conditions is considered a component of metabolic syndrome?
Exercise is important because a person with gout has a 25 percent greater risk of dying a cardiovascular death than someone without. Which of these gout-related conditions is NOT helped by exercise?
Doctors think that gout is the "prototypical disease" for which patients need exercise.
Let's learn more about gout and exercise. Which is incorrect? Exercise does affect gout in good ways because:
Which body parts is least affected by gout? This may impact the kind of exercise you do on a particular day:
You've got an event coming up, maybe a mud run, tennis or soccer game that you can't miss, and you feel a gout attack is imminent. The most important thing to do immediately is to:
You need quick, effective medications that don't impede your physical activity. Which of these is NOT an effective treatment option?