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New concepts in the management of Gout

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Gout, one of the most common rheumatic diseases in adulthood, is often inadequately treated. Even though understanding of the molecular basis of hyperuricaemia and gouty inflammation has advanced, gaps in the quality-of-care remain and patient educa

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More research on cherries for Gout

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A study published  in Arthritis & Rheumatism, a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), followed 633 gout suffers for a year, having them record information about their gout attacks via online questionnaire. They were asked to no

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Milk powder can prevent gout flares

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“Daily consumption of enriched skim milk powder could help prevent gout flares,” according to a proof-of-concept study published in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. “Compared with patients randomized to receive control treatment with simple powd

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New Gout Treatment. By Rheumatologist Dubai UAE

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The monoclonal antibody canakinumab (Ilaris) provided rapid pain relief in acute flares of gout in patients with difficult-to-treat disease, according to results of a randomized trial reported here.

In the month-long trial of 200 gout patients, 78

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Gout and Coffee!! By Rheumatologist Dubai

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An extra jolt or two of caffeine may trigger a gout attack in people with the painful and often disabling arthritic condition, preliminary research suggests.

“We found that overall, as the number of servings of caffeinated beverages increased, so

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Cherries for Gout. Gout Treatment. Dubai Arthritis Doctors Rheumatologists recommendations

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Cherry Juice as an Effective Gout Treatment

The popular fruit cherry now has more to offer other than as a topping in your ice cream. Emerging alternative treatment for gout is now focusing its attention on this ruby sweet to help relieve the pain

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What to expect at your first examination- By Dr. Humeira Badsha

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Once the specialist has asked you questions he or she will examine you. Depending on the kind of arthritis you have they may need to look at all the joints and press on them, and move them. Sometimes the doctor will count how many painful or swolle

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Gout: An update

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Gout is an often an ignored disease because it can be easily controlled with drug therapy. However, it has reappeared in the last 2 decades. The prevalence of Gout has almost doubled in the United States and this is mainly due to an ageing population

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Using your genes to predict if you will respond to Rheumatoid arthritis therapy. (not available in Dubai, UAE at this time)

The ORBIT data “showed that patients who have seropositive rheumatoid arthritis are just as likely to respond to rituximab therapy when compared ...

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Your nose can repair your knee arthritis? Not yet in Dubai!

Doctors might one day be able to harvest cells from patients’ noses to produce cartilage that can be transplanted into damaged knee joints, a sma...

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Green tea to the rescue!

Green tea has always been hailed for its anti-inflammatory properties. But researchers at Washington State University (WSU) in Spokane have now ide...

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This web site is run by an Arthritis Specialist based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. On this site you will find news about the latest in arthritis, information about research results in the field, tips and information and diet and exercise, and much more.

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