Are You Avoiding These Common Gout Triggers?
When gout attacks, it seems to happen all at once. However, it is likely that gout has been stirring in your body for some time as your uric acid levels slowly climbed. Although some of the risk factors for gout — including genetics and age — are out of your control, many can be avoided or limited to prevent painful flares. Knowing gout’s triggers will help you keep it at bay.