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Gout (or podagra)—Latest disease in new alphabetical listing

Good news, Bad news. The bad news is that gout has become much more common in recent years. The good news is that it is almost completely reversible. First, a definition from Wikipedia: Gout (also known as podagra when it involves the big … Continue reading

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A reader asks about gout; historically, the “disease of kings.”

Occasionally a reader asks me about a specific medical condition. I always try to help the reader find more information and/or consult with their physician. Here is a note from Diana that I received last week. Dear Mr. Hicks, I’m seriously … Continue reading

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