Uric acid levels can be confusing, with different scales. This chart shows what your uric acid test results really mean. Know your number: stop your gout.
Every gout study helps sufferers with new knowledge about how to control gout. But the most important gout studies are personal to you. If pain is troubling you most, you want gout pain studies. If your uric acid is too high, you want uric acid studies. Best of all, are the studies about you. What are your personal gout facts?
If you know your personal gout facts, you can get better advice from your doctor. You can also get better help from fellow sufferers in the gout forum. That is why you can use your personal gout profile in the forum to stay focused on what matters to you. Even if you do not use the forum, you should keep a record somewhere of your personal gout facts. These change over time, so keeping your profile up-to-date, wherever you keep it, is important for getting the best control of your gout.
In the articles below, there are gout studies that help you know your important personal gout facts. Mostly, these are mini-surveys about your gout. When you complete the survey, you tell me what is most important to write about. However, if you also save your answers in your profile, you have your own personal gout study.
Simply work through the topics below, find the mini-survey, and start recording your personal gout study today. For more advice, ask in the gout forum
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Gout PDF files are research reports in Portable Document Format (also called Adobe files or ebooks). The gout information they contain can be viewed on screen or printed using a variety of reading software programs, many of which are free (see below). Please note that most of these gout ebooks contain scientific terminology. However, I…
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Have you taken part in a gout study? Good gout research helps all gout sufferers & doctors. Please join this gout survey to help us all understand gout better.