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Gout

I already knew that meat, seafood, and alcohol were bad for gout while skimmed milk and weight loss were good for it.  To the ‘bad for’ column I can now apparently add fructose and sugar-sweetened soft drinks, and to the … Continue reading

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Synovium 31, Autumn 2010

I usually tell my patients with hip or knee osteoarthritis to stay active, using the logic that a) staying active is A Good Thing generally and b) it will help them avoid the vicious circle of putting on more weight … Continue reading

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