Arthritis

Updated 23 June 2014

Is gout a chronic condition?

No, but if someone has had a bout of gout, it means that they are in the high-risk group for this uncomfortable and painful metabolic disorder.

No, but if someone has had a bout of gout, it means that they are in the high-risk group for this uncomfortable and painful metabolic disorder. Most people find that dietary adjustments (not the same for everyone) can reduce the levels of recurrence or severity of this condition.
 

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