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An aggregate of online research regarding Gout
An aggregate of online research regarding Gout

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Usually before bed if I feel a twinge of pain in my knee or foot, I take 800 mg of Ibuprofen.

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What are the odds that regularly scheduled maintenance on the public tap water utilities might change the PH of tap water enough to trigger a Gout Attack?
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Plant-based diets have been successfully shown to slow or stop the progression of kidney failure, but what about all the phosphorus and potassium in plant foods?

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My pain has changed my behavior to a point where I'm now a shut-in, even between painful episodes of gout.

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Now in addition to foods  high in Purines, I learned we should also avoid foods high in Oxalate: Citric Fruit. Are they kidding? And one article even says Grape Fruit is low in Oxalate.

The pain and swelling in my knee yesterday seemed to just disappear yesterday morning around 10:00 am. I'm still a little weak and somewhat fearful of walking.
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