Our expert says:
I suggest that they consult a doctor for blood tests, in order to determine if they have a vitamin deficiency and/or electrolyte deficiency. It is important to treat your mother's gout and to be aware of her serum uric acid count. After the consultation with a doctor, you can discuss Vitamin and mineral supplementation. Encourage your mother to wear a copper bracelet, as the copper that is absorb by the body in small amounts, helps to prevent a gout attack.
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