Author: James Gabriel Baña

FAQ Answered: Can I get gout in the fingers?

Of all the mysteries of gout, it is the gout locations that are the most shrouded. It is common for gout to occur in the ankle, the earlobes, the wrist and some other parts. However, there are cases of gouts that occur in the most unexpected parts of your body. That is why everyday, thousands…
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October 16, 2017 0

Consequences of Recklessness: Gout Infection in the Foot

Time is indeed gold. That is why we tend to rush things. Unfortunately, with too much haste comes recklessness. Our impatience leads to unforeseen consequences. Results may range from further delays to major devastation. This is especially true in the world of medicine and health. To be more specific, some of those who suffer gouty…
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October 16, 2017 0

Mysteries Unveiled: Uric Acid Crystals in the Skin

  Gout is truly a mysterious disease. In fact, if you google it yourself, all you will find are details that are so incomplete. Piece those details together and the picture you will get is still incomplete. Most are empirical data with vague results. However, there are factors that are understandable through common sense. One…
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October 16, 2017 0

Tophaceous Deposits

We are all aware that crystals may cost millions of dollars. To some, they are symbols of glamour, beauty and even social status. Unfortunately, some hold them as the symbol of their pain and agony. It is ironic that instead of spending money to get their hands on these crystals, they will spend money so…
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October 16, 2017 0

Consequences of Cold Feet: Symptoms of Gouty Ankle

One of the most amazing feats of the human civilization is being able to walk upright. This gives us the tremendous advantage of being able to reach what can’t be reached by those who walk using all limbs. It enabled us to cover vast distances faster than other species can. Most importantly, it freed our…
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October 8, 2017 0

Bane in Disguise: Gout Skin Rash

  The skin is probably one of the parts of the body that most of us value so much. This is because to some, it is a symbol of beauty. Many desire to have beautiful flawless skin, believing that it is a fine addition to their arsenal of charisma. Unfortunately, not all of us can…
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October 7, 2017 0

Rare but Vicious: Gouty Tophi in the Ear

  Your ear is a hub for tens of thousands of nerve endings. Hence, your ears tend to be on the list of the most sensitive areas of the body. They are more sensitive to pain, tickling pleasure and other sensations.  Because of this, our instinct is to protect them from danger. Gouty tophi is…
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October 7, 2017 0

Rebutting Myths: Does tea cause gout flare-ups?

  The pain caused by gout is totally devastating. It can cause you to change your lifestyle.  This change can either be minor or a holistic overhaul that even includes your diet. Gout can deprive you of the luxury of eating foods you love. It can make you more doubtful about your food, even raising…
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October 7, 2017 0

Natural Treatment for Gouty Tophi

Tophus can virtually be anyone’s mortal enemy. This sneaky crystal lump composed of uric acid and pain chooses no victim. Added to this savagery is the fact that its effects can range from minor pain in between your fingers to the amputation of your very hands. Frightening. However, Tophus can be prevented and even PERMANENTLY…
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October 7, 2017 0

Gouty Tophi in the Wrist

Gouty tophus is so vicious that it grows virtually in any synovial joints in your body.  One may fear that once he grow tophus in any part of his body, it is certain that somewhere another tophacious deposit will grow. The sad truth is, this is quite true. The even sadder truth is the fact…
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October 7, 2017 0