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by hunk89 » Mon Jul 25, 2016 1:18 am

Normal Uric Acid Levels - Nutritional Therapy a Natural Cure for Gout

Acupressure can provide wonderful relief for gout attacks and it can be used as a complimentary treatment with medication or with other natural remedies like nutritional therapy. Nutritional therapy is type of natural cure for gout that is based on the belief that food contains the natural medicines our body requires in order to obtain and sustain health.

Caution - More studies need to be conducted to find out the true benefits and side effects of this nutritional therapy. Other nutritional therapy that is recommended which may prove effective in relieving and preventing gout include: We have taken the privilege of proclaiming this article to be a very informative and interesting article on Preventing Gout. We now give you the liberty to proclaim it too. :D.

Folic Acid - This is the synthetic version of Folate (a water-soluble B vitamin that is naturally found in dark leafy green vegetables and citrus fruits) that is used in supplements. This article on Uric Acid was written with the intention of making it very memorable to its reader. Only then is an article considered to have reached it's objective.

Vitamin C - This is an essential antioxidant water-soluble vitamin (found in citrus fruits and green leafy vegetables, etc.) Benefits - Studies have found that high doses of vitamin C can increase urinary excretion of uric acid, and lower uric acid in the blood. It is not necessary that only the learned can write about Gout Attack. As long as one ahs a flair for writing, and an interest for gaining information on Gout Attack, anyone can write about it. :roll:

What is Proper Nutritional Therapy?

The term "proper" has been used to clarify that like any other treatment; nutritional therapy can produce negative effects or be ineffective if used incorrectly, such as - Quality is better than quantity. It is of no use writing numerous pages of nonsense for the reader. Instead, it is better to write a short, and informative article on specific subjects like Lower Uric Acid. People tend to enjoy it more.

Caution - Taking extremely high amounts of vitamin C may change uric acid levels in the body which can result in an acute gout attack. High doses can also cause other side effects. We have used clear and concise words in this article on Reduce Uric Acid to avoid any misunderstandings and confusions that can be caused due to difficult words. :idea:

Vitamin A - Vitamin E - Pantothenic acid (vitamin B - Selenium - Evening primrose oil - Fish oil - Aspartic acid Having been given the assignment of writing an interesting presentation on Uric Acid, this is what we came up with. Just hope you find it interesting too!

How can Nutritional Therapy Help Gout?

Although it is often used as a complimentary treatment with medication, nutritional therapy can help gout sufferers find relief from gout attacks by reducing inflammation. It can also prevent gout from recurring by lowering and controlling uric acid levels in the blood. In addition, proper nutritional therapy is safe to use for most people. Keeping to the point is very important when writing. So we have to stuck to Acute Gout, and have not wandered much from it to enhance understanding.

Benefits - Studies have found that high doses of folic acid may help reduce uric acid levels. Caution - Extremely high doses of folic acid can lead to digestive stress and may not be safe for pregnant or nursing women, or those who suffer from seizures, kidney or liver disease. We take pride in saying that this article on Natural Cure Gout is like a jewel of our articles. This article has been accepted by the general public as a most informative article on Natural Cure Gout. ;)


How is nutritional therapy taken? Nutritional therapy primarily includes vitamins and minerals and is usually taken in the form of a supplement. We have omitted irrelevant information from this composition on Treat Gout as we though that unnecessary information may make the reader bored of reading the composition.

Ingesting Too Little or Too Much of One Substance

- Ingesting something with ingredients you are allergic too - Combining different products that may not be compatible Interesting is what we had aimed to make this article on Lower Uric Acid. It is up to you to decide if we have succeeded in our mission!

Injury to the Joint

-Exposure to lead -Diet. Foods that contain large amounts of purine include red meat, creamy sauces, scallops, anchovies, beans, liver and heavy creamy sauces. -Medication. Aspirin, levodopa and several other medicines can interfere with the kidneys ability to remove uric acid from the body. -Excess body weight. There has been an uncalculatable amount of information added in this composition on Purine Foods. Don't try counting it!

Uric Acid is Filtered Out of the Body by the Kidneys

It is then excreted in urine. When too much uric acid is produced by the liver, the kidneys are not able to remove it all, and it builds up in the blood stream. This build up of uric acid in the blood stream is known as hyperuricemia. Over time the uric acid crystallizes and ends up settling in joint spaces. White blood cells eventually mistake the crystals as a foreign invader to the body, and gather into the joints as well to attack the crystals. This causes inflammation, ie: swelling, redness, and the typical gout pain. Sometimes, what we hear about Information Gout can prove to be rather hilarious and illogical. This is why we have introduced this side of Information Gout to you.

Alcohol can Interfere With the Removal of Uric Acid from the Body

Regular consumption of alcohol increases the likelihood of getting gout. Other risk factors include: Having a penchant for Toe Gout led us to write all that there has been written on Toe Gout here. Hope you too develop a penchant for Toe Gout!

Treatments Include Anti-Inflammatories, Corticosteroids

These medications can help alleviate symptoms in as little as a week. Before taking any medications for gout, you need to discuss the potential side effects with your doctor. Certain medications can cause severe gastrointestinal and cardiovascular side effects.


"Ouch" It's midnight and you are awakened by a horrific pain shooting through your big toe. The throbbing toe is red and swollen and feels as if it's on fire. If you or a loved one can relate to this experience, chances are likely that you suffer from gout. Numerous questions plagued your mind like "Can I survive another night with this pain?"....so we narrowed down your most important questions on gout and answered them! What is gout? What are the symptoms of gout? What causes gout? Am I at risk for gout? Is there a natural treatment for gout? Keep reading to begin the road to recovery! And guess what, it's only 2 hours away!

What is Gout?

Simply put, gout is a form of arthritis that often occurs in the middle of the night. Often labeled the 'disease of kings' gout haunts over 2 million Americans annually. Gout is also known as the most painful types of arthritis. Gout results when needle-like crystals of uric acid form in the body's connective tissue or lodge themselves in the space between two bones or joints. These uric acid crystals inflame the surrounding area and lead to gout's symptoms: Heat, Pain, Redness, Stiffness, Swelling, Arthritis attacks that develop in short time period (e.g., 12-24 hours), and Arthritis Attacks to one joint. Typical joints affected by gout include: elbows, fingers, heels, instep, and wrists. To view some photos of gout sufferers please click our link below. Unfortunately, this is not all of the symptoms. Gout can also cause high blood pressure and kidney stones if left untreated. These symptoms can also be life-threatening if left untreated. But why do I suffer? We have also translated parts of this composition into French and Spanish to facilitate easier understanding of Cure Gout. In this way, more people will get to understand the composition.

Overweight: People who weigh 30 pounds or more than their model weight risk getting gout simply because there is more tissue available for breaking down the uric acid. Diets rich in purine food can also increase your chances for gout. For more information, please check out our link below. Dwelving into the interiors of Uric Acid has led us to all this information here on Uric Acid. Uric Acid do indeed have a lot to tell!Dwelving into the interiors of Uric Acid has led us to all this information here on Uric Acid. Uric Acid do indeed have a lot to tell!

Medical Conditions:

Various medical conditions can also increase your chances of gout. Do you have any of the following: high blood pressure (hypertension), diabetes, hyperlipidemia (high levels of fat or cholesterol in blood), arteriosclerosis (narrowing of the arteries), recent surgery or bed rest, and recent chemotherapy? It was with keen interest that we got about to writing on Kidney Stones. Hope you read and appreciate it with equal interest.

Medications: Are you currently on any of the following medications which may cause gout: diuretics (for hypertension, edema and heart disease), anti-inflammatory medicines with salicylic acid (such as aspirin), niacin (also called nicotinic acid) and a few others. It is noted, please do not stop taking these medications before talking with your doctor. It was with great relief we ended writing on Gout Symptoms. There was just too much information to write, that we were starting to lose hopes on it's completion!

The Cause of Gout

To answer what causes gout? We need to understand how uric acid appears in the body. You see, uric acid is actually a byproduct of a very necessary part of your body's normal function. However, gout sufferers often have higher levels of uric acid (called hyperuricemia) caused from the body's inability to break down the uric acid. The uric acid is typically eliminated from the body through the urine. If, however, you suffer from gout, the build up of uric acid crystals can find their way to joint spaces where they will cause painful inflammation that appear as lumps under the skin and can even disrupt the functioning of the kidney and cause the formation of kidney stones. Gout can cause serious damage quickly, it is extremely important that you treat your gout immediately. Aiming high is our motto when writing about any topic. In this way, we tend to add whatever matter there is about Gout Symptoms, rather than drop any topic.

Lifestyle: from Eating to Drinking to Weight, Your Lifestyle

Particularly your diet - can greatly affect your chances of getting gout. 2. Alcohol: More than two drinks a day for men and one drink a day for women - can quickly lead to gout. Especially, stay away from beer.

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Home-Remedy for Gout?

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This is the first of an article series about this diet. See the bottom of this article for how to read the second article. Natural gout treatment largely involves diet. The most widely touted gout diet for sufferers of "the disease of kings," is the low purine gout diet. The cause of gout theory behind it is that because uric acid is made from purines, and because uric acid is the gout culprit, purine intake from foods and beverages should be restricted.

Refined and simple carbohydrates are found in foods made from refined grains (for example refined flours which are the basis for pasta, breads, cakes, biscuits (cookies) pies, pastries); white rice; and most cereals. And notably from sugars with the exception of fruit sugar,(fructose) and galactose. Simple carbohydrates include corn and other syrups, table sugar and honey; candies (sweets); processed foods with added sugar; and some fruits and vegetables. :D.

RULES Calories were restricted to 1,600 a day: 40% from carbohydrates, 30% from protein and 30% from mono and poly unsaturated fats. It is of no use thinking that you know everything, when in reality, you don't know anything! It is only because we knew so much about Purines that we got down to writing about it!

Refined carbohydrate foods were swapped for complex carbohydrate foods. i.e. they ate complex carbohydrates, not refined carbohydrates. Complex carbohydrates can be found in foods made from whole grains, (eg. whole grain flours and products made from them), and in many vegetables, low sugar fruits and beans.

To examine whether a diet could affect the markers that show insulin resistance exists, and lower uric acid levels, researchers in South Africa put 13 males, all gout sufferers, on a diet governed by three cardinal rules of the Zone diet, the well-known diet book written in the1990's by Barry Sears PhD. Purine came into being some time back. However, would you believe that there are some people who still don't know what a Purine is? :oops:

Fats Saturated fats, which are among the fats found in meat fat, dairy products, beef tallow (beef dripping) and lard, were swapped for monounsaturated fats (e.g. olive oil, canola oil) and polyunsaturated fats, (oils such as corn, sunflower and soybean oils). However, in the study, participants took polyunsaturated fats from fish. They were advised to eat fish at least four times a week during the study, even fish that are high purine such as mackerel. After reading what was written here, don't you get the impression that you had actually heard about these points sometime back. Think back and think deeply about Purine Intake :evil:

There is another cause of gout theory, which is that excess uric acid (hyperuricemia) is the result of insulin resistance, the pre type 2 diabetes condition. Insulin resistance in gout has been the subject of many studies. Simply put, insulin resistance is the condition where the cells become more resistant to allowing insulin to deliver glucose (mainly broken down from carbohydrate in foods) to them, for the purpose of energy creation. It's as if the jailer refuses to open the door of the cell. It's one of the causes of excess insulin. Excess insulin has been found in a number of studies to inhibit uric acid excretion as well as causing other problems. Lower Uric Acid are basically interesting parts of our day-to-day life. It is only that sometimes, we are not aware of this fact!

Meat and Alcohol They also ate meat, no doubt lean meat since mono and polyunsaturated fats were encouraged. (Meat does contain both these fats, as well as saturated fats). Participants' alcohol consumption was moderate, there were no alcohol rules, and it remained the same as usual. Revision is very important when writing or speaking about a topic. We had a lot of drafting to do to come to this final product on Purine.

So in this diet there was moderate restriction of calories and carbohydrate, and control over proportional consumption of carbohydrate, protein and of fats. In the Zone diet the number of calories you get from food should be in the proportions of: from carbohydrates (40%), from protein (30%) and from fat (30%). This is one of the principles at the core of the diet. These proportions, or numbers close to them (getting more or less there is allowed) should be eaten at every meal and snack too. In the study, participants were asked to keep to these proportions at each meal, and they were encouraged to eat 3 to 5 meals and snacks daily, another Zone diet rule. Developing a basis for this composition on Excess Uric Acid was a lengthy task. It took lots of patience and hard work to develop. :D.

There isn't space in this article to explain more about the difference between complex and refined carbohydrates. If you're not sure, the subject is easily researched on the Internet. For example, do an Internet search for "Glycemic Index," or "Glycemic Load." We tried to create as much matter for your understanding when writing on Gout Diet Gout. We do hope that the matter provided here is sufficient to you.

Anyone going on the Zone diet will have their personal daily carbohydrate, protein, and fat requirement. How to discover it is explained in Barry Sears' "Enter the Zone" book. The amount of protein you can eat determines the amounts of carbohydrates and unsaturated fats, in the 4:3:3 proportions, you can eat. Why the 4:3:3 rule is important is also explained in the book. If you know about soccer, you can think of the 4:3:3 rule as the commonly used soccer team formation. Or, another way of putting it, is to say that calories from protein are 75 (75%) of calories from carbohydrate and calories from fat are in the same proportion as calories from protein. Getting almost to 4:3:3 is allowed. Failure is the stepping stone to success. So if you do fail to understand this article on Uric Acid Levels, don't fret. Read it again a few times, and you are sure to finally get its meaning.

NB. The contents of this article contain medical information not medical advice. Please always discuss remedies with your doctor or other health care professional before implementing any treatment. Developing a gradual interest in Gout Sufferer was the basis for writing this article. On reading this, you will gradually get interested in Gout Sufferer.

But Some Studies Have Found that a Low Purine Gout Diet Has No Effect on Uric Acid Levels

Most likely one reason is because most uric acid in the body is made in the liver from purine molecules of DNA and RNA, and not from the purines in foods and beverages. Another reason may be that the problem for a gout sufferer is not that he/she is producing too much uric acid but that he/she is not excreting enough. Responsibility is what makes a person. So we felt it our responsibility to elaborate more on Gout Diet so that not only us, but everyone knew more about it!

Re: Normal Uric Acid Levels
by hunk89 » Mon Jul 25, 2016 1:23 am

Removing Kidney Stones - Learn How a Little Red Fruit can Fight Joint Pain Naturally

For years, the story of the healing benefits of the tart cherry has been the source of legend and folklore for its natural healing benefits. In addition, to the tart cherry itself, more people are swearing by the juice produced from the tart cherry to have even greater benefits natural healing benefits than the fresh tart cherry. The juice produced from the tart cherry is call by many different names including "gout cherry juice", "tart cherry juice" and "tart cherry juice concentrate".

Medical Universities have conducted and published numerous studies on the healing benefits of the tart cherry and "gout cherry juice". While many studies exist and more studies beginning almost every day on the tart cherry, one underlying thread is present. The common underpinning of the studies is how the tart cherry and "gout cherry juice" is a natural anti inflammatory. In fact, according to research, no other fruit has been found to have the natural anti inflammatory properties of the tart cherry and "cherry juice concentrate". A lot of imagination is required in writing. People may think that writing on Gout Cherry is very easy; on the contrary, knowledge and imagination has to be merged to create an interesting composition.


One of the most interesting study conducted on the tart cherry has revealed that the compounds in the tart cherry are a natural COX-1 and COX-2 inhibitors. This information is very encouraging, since these are the compounds that help to fight joint pain due to gout and arthritis. In addition, research results published in the British Journal of Medicine indicated that a tart cherry juice drink helped to reduce muscle pain due to physical exercise. It would be hopeless trying to get people who are not interested in knowing more about Cherry Gout to read articles pertaining to it. Only people interested in Cherry Gout will enjoy this article.


Why is a higher pH desirable for gout sufferers? Because at a higher pH (i.e. the body is more alkaline) more uric acid is likely to be excreted too. This is the second reason why gout sufferers need to drink lots of water. Writing this composition on Gout Remedy was a significant contribution of ours in the world of literature. Make this contribution worthwhile by using it.

Therefore, the ''Trick'' in Curing Gout is to Remove Uric Acid

However, there are other natural ways of assisting the removal of uric acid, and just about the most popular, to judge from views of online polls I have seen, is drinking water. How does water work? Simply because a hydrated body will dilute uric acid and diluted uric acid is more likely to be excreted. This is the first reason why water use in gout treatment is so important.

Natural gout remedy, as with all gout treatments, requires the reduction of uric acid levels. The normal clinical target is a serum (blood) level of 6 mg/dL for men, less for women. Reducing uric acid to these levels often dissolves the MSU crystals which are mainly formed from uric acid. (The immune system's reaction to these crystals is the immediate cause of pain and inflammation). Drugs such as Allopurinol (generic name) are xanthine oxidase inhibitors -- Allopurinol inhibits the enzyme which is needed for a major part of the process of converting purines into uric acid in the liver, and so less uric acid is produced. Drugs such as Probenecid (generic name) and Sulfinpyrazone (generic name) aid its excretion. Maintaining the value of Purines was the main reason for writing this article. Only in this way will the future know more about Purines. :)

Will Any Water Do? Yes, but Some Kinds are Better Than Others are

Hard water is better than soft water because it contains more minerals. So too does mineral water. Minerals help maintain the body pH at 7.0 or greater. What is pH? This is a measurement of the acid/alkaline balance of the body. A pH of 7.0 or higher means a more alkaline body; below 7.0 and its more acidic.

There are Other Ways of Raising Ph

(a diet containing lots of alkaline effect foods and less acid effect foods, alkaline water, baking soda (bicarbonate of soda), but water is just about the cheapest. The information available on Allopurinol is infinite. There just seems to be so much to learn about, and to write about on Allopurinol.

How can you be certain that you have met your daily water target? Counting your score of water drunk every day is boring and prone to memory lapses. So use this tip. Every evening, or early in the morning, fill a jug with 8 x 8 fl.ozs of water (64 fl.ozs). Alternatively, the amount you have decided on, such as two jugs each of 4 x 8 fl.ozs of water and 4 x 8 fl.ozs of juice; or one jug of 10 x 8 fl.ozs of water and so forth. Use this source to make your other water based drinks that count as water intake. The completion of this article on Purines was our prerogative since the past one month. However, we completed it within a matter of fifteen days!

How much water a day? The quoted amount varies from 8 to 12 of 8 fl.ozs glasses a day. But perhaps the true amount for you is the amount of water you need to raise the body pH above 7.0. How can you know your pH level? pH test strips can be purchased online and delivered by mail. Type '' pH test strips" or "pH test stix" into a search box. Make sure you follow precisely the manufacturers' instructions in the accompanying leaflet. The magnitude of information available on Uric Acid can be found out by reading the following matter on Uric Acid. We ourselves were surprised at the amount!

  • Joint Pain and Back Pain discussed Joint pain is a common symptom with many possible causes.
  • There are many possible causes of joint pain.
  • The causes can be divided into categories:


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Other Causes are Also Possible

In some cases, no cause can be found. Symptoms: - Involuntary weight loss of 10 pounds or more, - The joint pain persists beyond 3 days, - Severe, unexplained joint pain especially if accompanied by other unexplained symptoms, Our dreams of writing a lengthy article on Gout Pseudo has finally materialized Through this article on Gout Pseudo. however, only if you acknowledge its use, will we feel gratitude for writing it! ;)

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Wear-and-Tear, Such as from Overuse, Injury, or Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, or joint inflammation, conditions that affect metabolism, such as gout and pseudo gout. After many hopeless endeavors to produce something worthwhile on Gout, this is what we have come up with. We are very hopeful about this! :oops:

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These conditions result from materials being deposited into the joints, infections of the joint, sometimes called septic arthritis. autoimmune disorders, in which a person's body produces antibodies against its own tissues. These disorders include rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. We have to be very flexible when talking to children about Gout. They seem to interpret things in a different way from the way we see things!

Is Now Believed that the Leading Cause of Back Pain is Simple Muscle Strain

Symptoms may come on suddenly and can be acutely painful; but back pain, in actuality, develops over a long period of time. When muscles contract, lactic acid and pyruvic acid are produced as byproducts of muscular activity. It is the lactic acid in the muscles that produces the sensation of muscle fatigue following strenuous activity. If high levels of these acidic byproducts accumulate in the muscles, they cause irritation that can eventually turn into pain and interfere with the normal conduction of electrical impulses in the muscle tissue. This results in a phenomenon called delayed-onset muscle soreness (DOMS). Problems with acidic buildup are often made worse by dehydration. You will learn the gravity of Gout Pseudo once you are through reading this matter. Gout Pseudo are very important, so learn its importance.

Back Pain can be: Acute, Lasting Less Than 3 Months

Most people gain relief after 4 to 6 weeks of home treatment. Recurrent, a repeat episode of acute symptoms. Most people have at least one episode of recurrent low back pain. Chronic, lasting longer than 3 months. People have an inclination of bragging on the knowledge they have on any particular project. However, we don't want to brag on what we know on Gout, so long as it proves useful to you, we are happy.

Causes: Low back pain is usually caused by strain from lifting, twisting, or bending. However, some low back pain can be a symptom of a more serious condition, such as an infection, a rheumatic or arthritic condition, or ovarian cysts. Today, a high proportion of people spend the better part of their working day sitting at desks, at work stations, or in cars and trucks. These changes in human behavior have had a profound-and largely negative- impact on human physiology. When a child shows a flicker of understanding when talking about Pseudo Gout, we feel that the objective of the meaning of Pseudo Gout being spread, being achieved.


They found that there are some natural compounds in cherries that reduce inflammation and pain caused by arthritis. As Gout is a form of arthritis bought about by an excess of uric acid, this study points to a natural way to relieve the debilitating pain of gout symptoms. Variety is the spice of life. So we have added as much variety as possible to this matter on Gout Symptoms to make it's reading relevant, and interesting!

The Results of the Test Where Astonishing

The test subjects' urate levels decreased significantly after the meal of cherries, and levels of uric acid in the urine increased over the first 5 hours after the "bowl of cherries" was eaten. Every cloud has a silver lining; so consider that this article on Gout Pain Relief to be the silver lining to the clouds of articles on Gout Pain Relief. It is this article that will add more spice to the meaning of Gout Pain Relief.


This is great news for anyone suffering from gout and who wants to choose a natural solution to relieve the symptoms of their condition. It reduces the possibility of side effects (unless you are allergic to cherries) and means that not only is the "treatment" good for relieving gout symptoms, but also great for boosting the levels of anti oxidants. Never be reluctant to admit that you don't know. There is no one who knows everything. So if you don't know much about Gout Arthritis, all that has to be done is to read up on it! :evil:

Each person, as part of the test, was fed an exact serving of fresh cherries for breakfast. No other fruits, teas, vegetables, or red wine was allowed prior to and during the study as these foods are also high in anti oxidants, and may have interfered with the results of the study. We worked as diligently as an owl in producing this composition on Gout Natural. So only if you do read it, and appreciate its contents will we feel our efforts haven't gone in vain.

ARS is one of the first institutions to scientifically research the effects of cherries in a controlled environment, in this study Bing cherries were used. And this study was interesting as it did not try and analyze extracts from the fruit in a test tube. ARS actually used test subjects - Real people who ate the cherries - and checked the levels of important inflammatory disease or markers in blood samples. :lol:


For years, the story of the healing benefits of the tart cherry has been the source of legend and folklore for its natural healing benefits. In addition, to the tart cherry itself, more people are swearing by the juice produced from the tart cherry to have even greater benefits natural healing benefits than the fresh tart cherry. The juice produced from the tart cherry is call by many different names including "gout cherry juice", "tart cherry juice" and "tart cherry juice concentrate". :D.

Medical Universities have conducted and published numerous studies on the healing benefits of the tart cherry and "gout cherry juice". While many studies exist and more studies beginning almost every day on the tart cherry, one underlying thread is present. The common underpinning of the studies is how the tart cherry and "gout cherry juice" is a natural anti inflammatory. In fact, according to research, no other fruit has been found to have the natural anti inflammatory properties of the tart cherry and "cherry juice concentrate". We were rather indecisive on where to stop in our writings of Gout Arthritis. We just went on writing and writing to give a long article. :D.

One of the most interesting study conducted on the tart cherry has revealed that the compounds in the tart cherry are a natural COX-1 and COX-2 inhibitors. This information is very encouraging, since these are the compounds that help to fight joint pain due to gout and arthritis. In addition, research results published in the British Journal of Medicine indicated that a tart cherry juice drink helped to reduce muscle pain due to physical exercise. The value of this composition is achieved if after reading it, your knowledge on Cherry Gout is greatly influenced. This is how we find out that the meaning of Cherry Gout has really entered you! ;)

Recently, a Gout and Diet Prevention Study Was Published in by Dr

Hyon K. Choi and Gary Curhan in Arthritis Care & Research's June 2007 issue which examined the fact that, contrary to popular belief, coffee may not be as bad for gout sufferers as previously thought. Although gout patients have been told to stay away from coffee, there may be an ingredient in the beverage that can actually help to lower the uric acid levels in the body. :o.

Though it is not yet known what part of coffee is responsible for lowering the uric acid levels in the body, it is known that it is not just the caffeine content, as the same results were not found from drinking caffeinated tea. Whatever the cause, when participants drank one to two cups of coffee every day, the levels of uric acid in the blood reduced dramatically. Furthermore, as coffee consumption increased, uric acid levels decreased. People always think that they know everything about everything; however, it should be known that no one is perfect in everything. There is never a limit to learning; even learning about Gout. :idea:

Considering that until this study, gout sufferers had been discouraged from drinking coffee, many gout sufferers may now be wondering what other gout and diet prevention beliefs may soon turn out to be disproved. For example, though tea has not been found to reduce uric acid levels in the body as has now been demonstrated with coffee, tea is often thought to be unacceptable as a part of a gout and diet prevention strategy. Instead, tea can indeed be a part of a gout diet as long as it is consumed in moderation and as long as its dehydrating effect is compensated for by taking in additional water. The best way of gaining knowledge about Uric Acid is by reading as much about it as possible. This can be best done through the Internet.

Similar Belief Was Once Applied to Alcohol

It was thought that spirits, wine, and beer were the true cause of gout. Indeed, drinking to excess can be harmful to gout sufferers, especially due to the resulting dehydration of the body. Hydration is especially important to gout sufferers as it allows the body to flush the uric acid out of the blood, preventing its buildup as crystals on the joints. However, drinking alcohol is not a direct cause of gout. ;)

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Was also believed at one time that eating rich foods was the root cause of gout. Indeed, some rich foods are high in proteins and purines and therefore may contribute to gout flare-ups, however low fat dairy products have now been shown to have a preventative effect. Also Gout is believed to be caused by many factors, including being heredity. Learning about things is what we are living here for now. So try to get to know as much about everything, including Purines whenever possible.

Re: Normal Uric Acid Levels
by hunk89 » Tue Jul 26, 2016 4:45 am

Buy Colchicine Without Prescription - Gout Symptoms - Know Them

You may be experiencing gout symptom and you don't even know it. You may blame it on a number of other causes such as working conditions, not eating right, to name just a few of the excuses you come up with so you don't realize you may have a gout symptom.

You Know What Gout is, then You can be Aware If You are Having a Gout Symptom

What gout is is a painful inflammation of the joints. It is a form of arthritis and eating certain foods can cause severe gout symptom. If diet plays a significant factor, than treatment of gout symptom should be done through proper diet as well as the proper medication.

Many people consider gout an old fashioned disease that has all but been eradicated. Not true, many people suffer daily from a gout symptom of one kind or another. How can you know if what you are suffering is truly a gout symptom? Do your research online and you can know if your gout symptom is something that is treatable, or much more serious. :oops:

Gout Symptoms Usually Attack Just a Single Joint At a Time

Eastern kentucky university go after the big toe. The why of that is probably buried deep in scientific annals, but whatever, it is true. Those with gout must watch that they don't mistreat their condition and lose a toe. Other symptoms of gout can be pain in the foot, ankle, wrist, hand and elbow. It seems as if deposits of chemicals called uric acid also called tophi will appear as lumps beneath the skin surrounding the joint. :shock:

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3. Lose Weight! - When you are overweight not only is there more tissue for your body to convert into uric acid, there is also an unnecessary amount of pressure being placed on your joints. If you are overweight, reduce your weight gradually and not drastically.

1. Avoid Purines! - What? You should avoid excessive amounts of animal protein found in foods with high purines. As we have seen foods that are high in purines lead to higher uric acid levels in the body which can lead to the onset or flare up of gout. Avoid high purine foods and eat no more than 6 ounces of meat, fish, or poultry daily.

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4. Drink Water! - Water and other fluids can help your body process and dilute uric acid more efficiently. By drinking 10-12 eight ounce glasses of water a day, you are helping your body dilute uric acid from your blood and remove it through urine.

Arthritis affects people of all ages, but it is most often occurs as a person gets older. Anyone can develop arthritis but it is more common to women, obese people, to the less educated and the elderly. One feel the stiffness , pain and fatigue in arthritis. The severity of pain differs from person to person. Some feel that the pain is tolerable but others feel that as if the entire body system is affected. The most common symptoms of arthritis are the following:

Gout - It results when the body is unable to get rid of a natural substance of uric acid, generally believe comes from food rich in uric acid such as sardines, animal internal organs, beans and monggo. Uric acid destroy the mutual lubrication of the joints that can cause severe pain and swelling brought by friction and needle like crystals which is form by uric acid. More men than women have gout.

Here are Some of the Common Type of Arthritis:

- Osteoarthritis - The most common type of arthritis. This predominantly affects as people grow older. It is also known as degenerative arthritis because it involves the deterioration of cartilage and bones causing pain and stiffness to the joints. It affects in both genders upon reaching forty five years old. :lol:

Arthritis Most Often Affects the Joints

Joints are parts of the body where bones meet, such as you knees, elbows, wrists, ankle and even fingers. The end of the bones are covered by cartilage, a spongy material that acts as a shock ambassador university keep bones from rubbing together. The joint is enclosed in a capsule called the synovium which serves as the lubricant to the joint, that helps the joint to move smoothly and easily.

There are more than one hundred types of arthritis and related diseases in which we only discuss it here the common ones. If you don't know of which type of arthritis you have to consult your doctor and discuss it with him of what best treatment options is good for you. :)

Swelling in one or more joints. - Morning stiffness lasting thirty minutes or more. - Persistent joint pain or tenderness, redness and warmth in the joint.

Rheumatoid Arthritis

This occurs when a fault in the body's immune system causing inflammation or swelling. Inflammation begins in the joint lining and then damages both cartilage and bone. Hands, wrists, feet, knees, ankles, shoulders and elbows maybe affected. This kind of arthritis is common to women and men.

Gout: a Foe for Your Toe

Gout is a misunderstood malady. Despite the intense pain that gout can bring, it is a condition that is rarely makes the glossy pages of a magazine. If you are ever personally hit with the sudden onset of gout, classically (50% of the time) seen as a sudden and excruciating pain in the big toe, you will have a newly found interest in the following information.

Gout is Caused by Elevated Levels of Uric Acid in the Fluids of Your Body

These uric acid crystals deposit in joints, tendons and kidneys, damaging the tissues and causing inflammation and pain. The pain is a result of countless needle-like crystals that form from the excess uric acid.

To Prevent Gout Attacks, the Following Lifestyle Should be Considered:

' Avoid alcohol, a major influence in initiating attacks. ' Follow a low-purine diet. This includes organ meats, meat, shellfish, yeast, and sardines, mackerel, etc. ' Reduce excess food intake including processed carbohydrates, excess fat and excess protein. :D.

There are Two Main Types of Gout, Primary and Secondary

Most (90%) of gout sufferers fall into the 'primary' category. This is a pattern with a cause that is generally unknown (idiopathic), although there are some genetic patterns that can lead one to tend toward elevated uric acid. Secondary gout is identified when uric acid is elevated in response to some other disorder (such as kidney disease). Some medicines (such as aspirin and diuretics) can lead to the onset of gout attacks because they decrease the excretion of uric acid from the body.

You find yourself or your loved one suffering from a gout attack, it is unlikely you would hesitate to seek professional help. The pain of an acute gout attack has been compared to the pain of childbirth. Warning signs something that has to be done when one is in the mood to write. So when we got in the mood to write about Acute Gout, nothing could stop us from writing! :evil:

Conventional treatment for the symptoms of gout is the anti-inflammatory drug colchicine. Isolated from the autumn crocus, colchicine has a strong effect to combat inflammation (though it has no effect on uric acid levels!). This provides most sufferers relief within the day, although the drug may be difficult for many to tolerate due to digestive side effects.

Re: Normal Uric Acid Levels
by hunk89 » Tue Jul 26, 2016 4:49 am

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3. Drink half your body weight- You should be drinking half your body weight in ounces of water per day. That means if you weigh 200 lbs. you should be drinking 100 ounces of water per day. That equates to 12 glasses of water per day. Water is a natural flusher and essential for optimal health! :evil:


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5. Vitamins! It has been documented that Vitamin C has been shown to help reduce uric acid levels in the body. Thus, resulting in less gout acute attacks. We also recommend finding a quality multi-vitamin for supplementing. :lol:


Unfortunately, this is the Same Thing that Happens When a Doctor Treats Gout

Because doctors will typically prescribe one of three types of medicinal treatments; Traditional treatments include Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs); Corticosteroids; and Colchicines. Though all of these treatments will numb the pain, none of the treatments will cure the cause of gout, high uric acid levels. To discover a list of major side-effects of traditional treatments, please visit our Home Remedy for Gout website. ;)

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To Cure Gout is to Reverse the Risk-factors Gout has been around for 3000 years and was even known as the 'disease of kings' because many kings would get the arthritis from their luxurious lifestyles. Being that gout is caused from being overweight and excessive alcohol consumption, it was no wonder most kings were stricken with gout. Though many treatments have been tried over the last 30 centuries, most treatments that WORK would be considered under the category of 'natural health'.

You Most Likely Have Already Seen a Doctor about Your Arthritic Condition?

Though doctors might prescribe a 'hefty' pain medication, this is not a cure! Pain medications are meant to help you deal with the pain and will never fully treat or cure the gout problem you are dealing with. In fact, the only way to cure gout is to use simple, effective natural health tips that have been around since King David ruled. Seriously!

2. Limit Alcohol- Alcohol has also shown to raise the uric acid levels in the body. You should never drink more than 2 alcoholic drinks per day. The key is to keep the uric acid levels down.

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Recently, a Gout and Diet Prevention Study Was Published in by Dr

Hyon K. Choi and Gary Curhan in Arthritis Care & Research's June 2007 issue which examined the fact that, contrary to popular belief, coffee may not be as bad for gout sufferers as previously thought. Although gout patients have been told to stay away from coffee, there may be an ingredient in the beverage that can actually help to lower the uric acid levels in the body.

Though it is not yet known what part of coffee is responsible for lowering the uric acid levels in the body, it is known that it is not just the caffeine content, as the same results were not found from drinking caffeinated tea. Whatever the cause, when participants drank one to two cups of coffee every day, the levels of uric acid in the blood reduced dramatically. Furthermore, as coffee consumption increased, uric acid levels decreased. :D.

Was Also Believed At One Time that Eating Rich Foods Was the Root Cause of Gout

Indeed, some rich foods are high in proteins and purines and therefore may contribute to gout flare-ups, however low fat dairy products have now been shown to have a preventative effect. Also Gout is believed to be caused by many factors, including being heredity. :shock:

Considering that until this study, gout sufferers had been discouraged from drinking coffee, many gout sufferers may now be wondering what other gout and diet prevention beliefs may soon turn out to be disproved. For example, though tea has not been found to reduce uric acid levels in the body as has now been demonstrated with coffee, tea is often thought to be unacceptable as a part of a gout and diet prevention strategy. Instead, tea can indeed be a part of a gout diet as long as it is consumed in moderation and as long as its dehydrating effect is compensated for by taking in additional water. You actually learn more about Lowering Uric Acid only with more reading on matters pertaining to it. So the more articles you read like this, the more you learn about Lowering Uric Acid.

Similar Belief Was Once Applied to Alcohol

It was thought that spirits, wine, and beer were the true cause of gout. Indeed, drinking to excess can be harmful to gout sufferers, especially due to the resulting dehydration of the body. Hydration is especially important to gout sufferers as it allows the body to flush the uric acid out of the blood, preventing its buildup as crystals on the joints. However, drinking alcohol is not a direct cause of gout. :roll:

An earlier article I quoted examples of studies that have shown Vitamin C can reduce uric acid (UA) levels, the objective of all gout treatments whether by pharmaceuticals or natural remedies. The usual uric acid level target is 6mg/dL in men, slightly less in women. This is the level below which the trouble-causing MSU crystals, formed mainly from uric acid, may dissolve and thus alleviate or cure gout. However, there are no ironclad guarantees this will happen at that uric acid level.

red peppers 190mg; orange juice 124 mg; green peppers 120 mg; strawberries 106 mg; orange 96 mg; grapefruit juice 94 mg; kale 80 mg; broccoli 79mg; pineapple 74 mg; kiwi fruit 71 mg; lemon juice 61 mg; cantaloupe melon 59 mg; mango 57 mg; cauliflower 46 mg; red cabbage 40 mg; roasted chestnuts (European ) 37 mg; peas (frozen) 35 mg; raspberries 32 mg; lemon 31 mg; honeydew melon 31 mg; blackberries 30 mg; cabbage 26 mg; watermelon (one wedge ) 23 mg; tomatoes 23 mg. Since the potato is so popular, note one baked potato 202 grams size: 19 mg. We did not write too elaborate an article on Gout as it would be then difficult for the common man to read it. We have written this article in such a way that everyone will be able to read and understand it!

Uric Acid is a Major Body Antioxidant and Antioxidants Quell Free Radicals

Excessive uric acid is produced because of free radical production. i.e the body deals with free radicals by creating excess uric acid. Therefore provide the body with more antioxidants so that it doesn't need to create excess uric acid. :shock:

But Do Not Follow a Strawberries Only Diet

This is a crash diet which is not a good idea since crash diets can trigger gout, and may worsen it. But if you suffer from gout strawberries are an excellent addition to your gout diet plan, because of their anthocyanidins, (the dominant one is pelargonidin), and their Vitamin C. Was it this combination that cured Linnaeus' gout? Perhaps it was.

The Late Dr

Robert Atkins (the Atkins Diet) also believed Vitamin C is helpful in gout treatment. It was one of the vitamins in his anti gout formula, as explained in "Dr. Atkins' Vita-Nutrient Solution" (Simon & Schuster Inc., . He included it because of a cause of gout theory that runs on these lines... Reading all this about Gout Diet is sure to help you get a better understanding of Gout Diet. So make full use of the information we have provided here.


A few words about strawberries Berries are excellent foods for a gout diet, principally because of their flavonoid anthocyanidins. (It is the anthocyanidins in cherries which are believed to have positive effects on lowering uric acid levels). These act as antioxidants thus boosting general health which is so important for gout sufferers. But among the anthocyanidin berries, strawberries stand out as the highest in Vitamin C. :shock:

It's Hard to Summarise a Daily Diet for All the Tastes of People Who Read this Article

But the easiest (no cooking time) and probably the most popular way to reach 500 mg daily - drink plenty of orange juice. Or, putting it simply, and you've heard this before, eat these fruits and vegetables.

Strawberries Should be Considered Very Carefully by Gout Sufferers

The Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus (1707- stated that a diet of only strawberries had cured his gout. His linkage of vitamin C and gout gains extra weight from the fact that Linnaeus was a botanist. He probably knew a lot about strawberries. Thinking of what to do upon reading this article on Gout Treatments? Well you can very well use the information constructively by imparting it to others.


Just add up from the following list to get 500 mg daily. Source figures are taken from the USDA's (United States Department of Agriculture) National Nutrient database release SR It is accessible online - search "National Nutrient database." :o.

Fruits amount of vitamin C, if one whole fruit, or other amount, is the serving size: 1 papaya 188mg; 1 orange 70 mg; 1 red chili pepper 65 mg; and the juice from 1 orange 43 mg; 100 grams limes 29 mg.

Re: Normal Uric Acid Levels
by hunk89 » Tue Jul 26, 2016 4:50 am

Cause Food Gout - Information about Treatment of Gout

Gout is a form of arthritis that usually affects the toe joints. It most often occurs in middle-age, overweight men who consume large amounts of meat, eggs and other foods high in nucleic acid. Men are more prone to gout than women. Women may be protected from gout by the female hormone estrogen. Men start building uric acid levels in puberty. However, uric acid does not start accumulating in women until after menopause. The painful bouts of gout are caused by too much uric acid (a waste product of the kidneys), which forms crystals in the joint fluid. Certain medicines may also cause gout, such as diuretics, niacin, low doses of aspirin, cyclosporine and some drugs used to treat cancer. :lol:

Take a Nonprescription Anti-Inflammatory

Inflammation causes swelling, which worsens pain. Both ibuprofen and aspirin are anti-inflammatory, but when taken at low levels, aspirin may actually make the pain worse, so reach for the ibuprofen when treating gout.

Drinking Black Cherry Juice

Black cherry juice, available at health food stores, may prevent attacks and shorten acute attacks according to claims from others with gout. Black cherry extract is also available in tablet form. This is not the same as cherry drinks containing low percentages of cherry juice or artificial cherry flavor. We are proud to say we have dominance in the say of Colchicine. This is because we have read vastly and extensively on Colchicine. ;)

Avoid or restrict foods high in purine (a substance that produces uric acid when broken down). These foods include: sardines, anchovies, brains, liver, kidneys, tripe, sweetbreads, tongue, shellfish (mussels and oysters), fish roe, scallops, peas, lentils, beans and an excessive amount of red meat. :)


Though gout treatment is most often treated successfully and without complications, it becomes more of a challenge if other conditions exist along with gout or if there is poor patient compliance to recommended lifestyle changes or a medication regimen.

Steroid Medications, Such as the Drug Prednisone May Control Gout Inflammation and Pain

Steroids may be administered in pill form, or they can be injected into your joint. Side effects of steroids may include thinning bones, poor wound healing and a decreased ability to fight infection. Steroids may be reserved for people who can't take either NSAIDs or colchicine. ;)

Life style changes such as weight control, limiting alcohol consumption, and limiting meals with meats and fish rich in purines can also be helpful in controlling gout. :o

What Exactly is Arthritis?

The term arthritis literally means joint inflammation, but it also is used to refer to more than 100 rheumatic diseases. These diseases can cause pain, stiffness, and swelling in joints and may also affect other parts of the body. Some common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, gout, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and psoriatic arthritis.

When Does Arthritis Appear?

Rheumatoid arthritis -- one of the many forms of arthritis -- typically begins at 20 to 50 years of age, although it can develop in childhood. It is the normal style of writers to add additional information with the intention of lengthening the length of an article. However, we have provided a short and concise article with only required information on Arthritis Gout. :roll:

How Many Amercians Suffer from Chronic Symptoms of Arthritis?

40 million! Are there several forms of arthritis? Yes, there are more than one hundred forms of arthritis and the causes of many are unclear. The two most common forms of arthritis are osteoarthritis (commonly referred to as simply arthritis) and rheumatoid arthritis. Gout is a less common form of the disease. :D.

What Kind of Cause can Trigger Arthritis?

While genes appear to be a contributing factor to arthritis, there are other causes. Researchers believe that environmental agents -- a virus, or even stress, can trigger the disease in people who are genetically predisposed to it. :oops:

Does Arthritis Affect More Women Than Men?

Rhemathoid arthritis is two to three times more common in women than men. Men, however, are at greater risk than women of developing gout. We have not actually resorted to roundabout means of getting our message on Gout through to you. All the matter here is genuine and to the point.

Gout is a Type of Arthritis, Which is the Inflammation of Your Joints

In got cases, the attacks cause severe pain, sewlling and redness. These gout attack symptoms happen very sudden, without any further warning. To heal a gout case is impossible, because their exists no cure. However, there are things that can be done to control and treat your gout case.


The most used gout drugs are anti- inflammatory drugs which have no steroids; ipubrofen is usually prescribed to a gout patient; this is a very used drug, because after taking it, the pain and inflammation that is caused by the gout flare will pass in a couple of hours;

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Corticosteroids are the alternative for a gout patient who can not use the nonsteroidal drugs; these as well reduce the inflammation caused by the gout in no more than a few hours; you can find this type of gout drug in form of pills or injections; We needed lots of concentration while writing on Gout Symptoms as the matter we had collected was very specific and important.

To Control and Treat a Gout Takes More Than Medication

A diet and probably a change in your lifestyle must also be made if suffering from a gout. The medication that you will be prescribed to treat your gout case depend on some factors. Your doctor will give you the proper gout treatment after taking into consideration your age, state of health, other medication that you take and last but not least the severity of your gout attacks. The main drugs that you will be given are anti- inflammatory medicine: The magnitude of information available on Information Gout can be found out by reading the following matter on Information Gout. We ourselves were surprised at the amount!

Acupressure can provide wonderful relief for gout attacks and it can be used as a complimentary treatment with medication or with other natural remedies like nutritional therapy. Nutritional therapy is type of natural cure for gout that is based on the belief that food contains the natural medicines our body requires in order to obtain and sustain health. :lol:

Vitamin A - Vitamin E - Pantothenic acid (vitamin B - Selenium - Evening primrose oil - Fish oil - Aspartic acid

How can Nutritional Therapy Help Gout?

Although it is often used as a complimentary treatment with medication, nutritional therapy can help gout sufferers find relief from gout attacks by reducing inflammation. It can also prevent gout from recurring by lowering and controlling uric acid levels in the blood. In addition, proper nutritional therapy is safe to use for most people.

Folic Acid - This is the synthetic version of Folate (a water-soluble B vitamin that is naturally found in dark leafy green vegetables and citrus fruits) that is used in supplements. life is short. Use it to its maximum by utilizing whatever knowledge it offers for knowledge is important for all walks of life. Even the crooks have to be intelligent!


Benefits - Studies have found that high doses of folic acid may help reduce uric acid levels. Caution - Extremely high doses of folic acid can lead to digestive stress and may not be safe for pregnant or nursing women, or those who suffer from seizures, kidney or liver disease. :roll:


Vitamin C - This is an essential antioxidant water-soluble vitamin (found in citrus fruits and green leafy vegetables, etc.) Benefits - Studies have found that high doses of vitamin C can increase urinary excretion of uric acid, and lower uric acid in the blood.


Ingesting too little or too much of one substance - Ingesting something with ingredients you are allergic too - Combining different products that may not be compatible

Since thousands of years ago, the natives of south and southeastern Africa have known a little something about medicinally treating inflammation. Named for the appearance of the fruit of its root, Devil's Claw (also referred to as Cat's Claw) is recognized by its hook-like protrusions on pods of the plant.

Devil's Claw is Available for Consumption in Various Forms

The English began brewing it as a bitter tasting tea, which may still hold true that if it tastes bad, it must be good for you! Drinking Devil's Claw as tea remains an option but more commonly today, this Arthritis and Gout remedy is available in oral formulated tablets or capsules, liquid tinctures, as well as a topical ointment for skin irritations. :oops:

Extract of Devil's Claw root made its way to Europe in the early 1900s and was used to improve digestion and inflammation, but it is more widely used today as a natural Gout remedy and other joint ailments. :lol:

Gout is a metabolic disorder created when uric acid, which is normally excreted from the body in the urine, fails to metabolize properly and builds up in the blood stream. As it spills into the blood system, crystals are formed that collect in a joint and its surrounding tissues causing intense pain and severe inflammation.

For natural therapy of Gout and other Musculoskeletal disorders in tablet form, Devil's Claw is recommended for adults 18 and older only. For dosing, read the label information on the bottle to determine the amount of Harpagoside formulated and adjust your dose to be equivalent to 50-100 mg, taking it two or three times a day.

The chemical, principle extracted from the Devil's Claw root, (Harpagoside procumbens) is a Glycoside (sugar derivative) called Harpagoside. This active ingredient contributes the natural anti-inflammatory properties used as a Gout remedy and other painful disorders of the Musculoskeletal system.

Some reports of ringing in the ears and upset stomach have been associated with taking Devil's Claw. Weigh your treatment options with natural supplementation carefully and use these tools to treat your Gout with natural remedies and avoid that painful flare-up!


Though Devil's Claw a well-known Gout Remedy is used most commonly for natural treatment of the pain and inflammation of Gout, Rheumatoid Arthritis and muscle pain, it is also used for complaints related to stomach and gall bladder.

Order to understand how the herb Devil's Claw can be effective as a natural Gout remedy, let's discuss the definition of Gout and how it presents itself in the body. The first impression is the best impression. We have written this article on Uric Acid in such a way that the first impression you get will definitely make you want to read more about it!

Higher Doses can be Taken During the Painful Acute Phase of Gout

Natural remedy such as Devil's Claw can be taken otherwise, i.e., if your beverage of choice is tea, add one teaspoon of dried root of Devil's Claw in 2 cups of boiling water and steep for 20 minutes before straining it then allow it to cool.

You can enjoy the tea 2 or 3 times a day as Gout's natural remedy or to improve indigestion and loss of appetite. As with any medicinal substances you chose to consume, it is important to first consult with your health care provider for help coordinating the use of various natural supplements - especially in conjunction with traditional medications.

Devil's Claw is tolerated well by the vast majority of those treating their Gout by natural means, but be sure to talk with your doctor first - especially if you have ulcers, diabetes, high or low blood pressure, plant allergies, heart problems, are pregnant, could become pregnant or if you a nursing mother. ;)

While experts have not been able to isolate the exact mechanism of action of Devil's Claw, numerous studies have been conducted with documented success in pain relief of Gout and other ailments. Several of those studies compared Devil's Claw root extract to Cox-2 inhibitors such as Vioxx in clinical trials. They concluded that the natural supplement appeared to work in the same manner as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDS).

The consistent use of Devil's Claw may reduce the need for other NSAIDS and allow a person suffering from Gout to take lower doses of pain and anti-inflammatory medications, and possibly omit them in the future.

Re: Normal Uric Acid Levels
by hunk89 » Tue Jul 26, 2016 12:14 pm

De Novo Pathway in Purine Biosynthesis - Natural Gout Treatment - the Results of a Gout Diet that Had a Lot of Success

This is the second article of a series about this diet. Please see Natural Gout Treatment - The Rules Of A Gout Diet That Had A Lot Of Success, for the first article.

The study can be found online if you search "Beneficial effects of weight loss associated with moderate calorie/carbohydrate restriction, and increased proportional intake of protein and unsaturated fat on serum urate and lipoprotein levels in gout: a pilot study." Copy and paste this into a search engine search box and hit enter. :o.

And gout attacks? Results overall were expressed as a median. Before the study, participants had at least two attacks in the preceding four months. Median monthly attacks before the study were After it, attacks fell to The fall in the number of gout attacks occurred in all except one patient. The exception participant had shorter and less severe attacks. Eight of the 13 did not have a gout attack during the four month study period, although as mentioned, they had all had at least two in the previous four months and, as noted above, the median was 1 a month, or one attack a fortnight, (every two weeks).


After four months on this diet the effects on uric acid levels and gout attacks were quite impressive. Weight loss and uric acid levels Weight loss over the period was almost 17lbs ( 7kg) i.e. at a rate of about 1lb a week. All but one of the patients lost weight. The median uric acid (UA) fall was 7mg/dL.Another very interesting finding was that a more elevated blood uric acid level at the start of the study, meant a large fall of blood uric acid by the end of it. Uric acid levels normalised in 7 of 12 patients who had raised levels of uric acid (UA) before the study.

  • In the study report, uric acid levels were expressed as mmol/l.
  • In this article I have converted these mmol/l numbers to mg/dL, which is a more frequently used measurement.


Note Especially that the Mean Uric Acid (UA) Fall Was

7mg/dL. In a couple of cases it fell by 2 mg/dL and by 5mg/dL respectively. Hyperuricemia, (excess uric acid), which may lead to gout, is reckoned to exist if the UA levels exceed 2 mg/dL (men), and 0 mg/dL (women). The usual UA target in gout treatment is 0 mg/dL (somewhat less in women) because at this level the MSU crystals, formed mainly from uric acid may dissolve. (It is the immune system's response to these crystals, which it regards as foreign bodies, which causes the pain and inflammation of gout).

This study, based on the Zone diet, did have a positive effect on markers of insulin resistance: triglycerides, total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol ("bad" cholesterol) fell. HDL cholesterol ("good" cholesterol) did not fall. But my purpose in this article is mainly to describe its direct effect on uric acid levels and gout attacks.


NB. The contents of this article contain medical information not medical advice. Please always discuss remedies with your doctor or other health care professional before implementing any treatment. Developing a gradual interest in Natural Gout Treatment was the basis for writing this article. On reading this, you will gradually get interested in Natural Gout Treatment.

Were the study patients taking long term medications, such as Allopurinol, for their gout? They were not. They were only taking medications for gout attacks. The study report did not say how much water they drank. Most gout sufferers know that drinking lots of water helps to remove uric acid. In gout treatment there are always caveats. The study was small. Only 13 male gout sufferers. The study lasted just four months, although there were follow-up results after one year (median). The researchers noted a connection between weight loss and a fall in uric acid levels in another study and expected the nutrient proportions (40:30: contributed to the uric acid fall. They thought that the dietary measures caused the desired improvement in insulin sensitivity.

The Old Clich' that You are What You Eat is Quite True

Many people suffer from certain health conditions that even though may not be cured, can be controlled through your diet. All foods have certain qualities that affect the body in different ways. Nutrients are broken down and used in different ways, allowing your body to use them how it desires.


Gout, when referred to in this way, is usually an extremely dealing with arthritis in the workplace a rapid onset of joint inflammation. The deposits of uric acid crystals in the joint fluid that helps to facilitate proper motion precipitate this inflammation. When this occurs, this fluid is unable to correctly do its job because the crystals are in the way. Because of this, the joints are not able to move properly, and movement becomes very painful.

Not Everyone Who Has Gout Will Experience Such Severe Symptoms

Some patients may only develop elevated blood uric acid levels, a condition that is known as hyperuricemia. These patients may not have the arthritic joint pain and other symptoms. The actual term "gout" is often used in reference to the painful joint attacks.

Many Other People

Some of whom have written to Prevention magazine - have also found relief by adding cherries to their diets. Supposedly, if you already have crippling gout or if you feel a gout attack coming on, you should eat 15 to 30 cherries a day at first to get your gout under control, then 6 to 10 cherries a day after that to keep the gout away. After reading what was written here, don't you get the impression that you had actually heard about these points sometime back. Think back and think deeply about Uric Acid Levels.

It's Best to Eat the Cherries or Drink the Cherry Juice Between Meals

So why do cherries work for some people with gout? Because gout destroys the collagen that is needed to form connective tissue and cherries stop that destruction. Cherries also neutralize uric acid and have anti-inflammatory properties.

So You May Want to Discuss With Your Doctor If an Alternative Approach Might Work for You

An approach without the toxic side effects of gout drugs. One dietary approach is simply to eat cherries. In the 1950s, Dr. Ludwig Blau discovered that he could keep his gout away by eating a minimum of 6 cherries a day. It helped his crippling gout so much that he was actually able to get out of his wheelchair and start walking again. Revision is very important when writing or speaking about a topic. We had a lot of drafting to do to come to this final product on Reduce Uric Acid.

There are Other Changes You can Make to Your Diet, Too

For example, eating a cup of strawberries may help to control gout. You should also drink plenty of water to help flush the uric acid out of your body. Six to eight 8-ounce glasses a day is probably best.


The purines get converted to uric acid but if they accumulate in excess they will cause gout. The uric acid crystals, which form will irritate the lining of joints such as the one in the big toe. This leads to inflammation and pain and swelling at the joint. Cutting back on the amount of foods that cause gout or avoiding them is a good idea if someone has gout, however, always remember to get an adequate and balanced diet. Alcohol affects the removal of uric acid from the body and too much alcohol can trigger gout. Low carbohydrate diets, which are rich in protein, can also trigger gout. People often forget to drink enough water especially in winter and this needs to be kept in mind if they are on a low carbohydrate diet. With the use of medications there is less of a need for a drastic dietary change but avoiding or limiting certain foods will help reduce the severity of attacks and may help people who have difficulty with medications that treat gout. It is only because that we are rather fluent on the subject of Foods Gout that we have ventured on writing something so influential on Foods Gout like this!

The little red fruit that has been enjoyed by countless millions offers more than great taste. Are cherries truly fruit for a healthy you? Recent studies have revealed that cherries offer an assortment of health benefits including the ability to offer natural relief from joint pain caused from gout, arthritis and joint inflammation.

So what makes the tasty red fruit so beneficial? The wonder of the cherry is the anthocyanins. According to research from Michigan State University tart cherries contain anthocyanins and bioflavonoids, which inhibit the enzymes Cyclooxygenase-1 and -2, and prevent inflammation in the body. These compounds have similar activity as aspirin, naproxen and ibuprofen. Further investigations revealed that daily consumption of tart cherries has the potential to reduce the pain associated with joint inflammation. Many consumers are choosing to drink cherry juice, eat cherries or consume tart cherry pills to starve off the pain of gout, arthritis and joint inflammation. Now while reading about Gout, don't you feel that you never knew so much existed about Gout? So much matter you never knew existed.

Addition to the health benefits offered by cherries, many people are just eating the fruit for the taste. John Simms, a life-long resident of Indianapolis, Indiana, eats cherries for the convenience and taste. 'As a short-haul truck driver, my diet isn't the best, I would eat fast food every day. A year ago, my wife bought some dried cherries and I began eating them to keep my weight down. Now I eat a handful of cherries instead of eating fast food.'

Not Only are Cherries a Great Way to Maintain a Healthy Body They are a Natural Product

According to Andrew LaPointe, Director of Marketing for Traverse Bay Farms, www.traversebayfarms.com 'many of our customers are looking to eat healthier and fruit products fit this trend. It's certainly better than fast food.' Traverse Bay Farms sells Fruit Advantage Tart Cherry capsules and cherry juice concentrate.

Linda L. Patterson is a living testimony of the soothing affects of cherries on her joint pain. 'I enjoy crocheting and lately my hands have been so painful, I couldn't crochet for more than about 30 minutes.', says Patterson. In an attempt to find relief from her pain, she located Fruit Advantage Tart Cherry capsules, a supplement made from red tart cherries. 'Within the first week of taking the tart cherry capsules my hands felt so much better.', says Ms. Patterson. 'I am now able to crochet without the pain in my hands.'