Could This Be Gout?

When we think of gout, we think of an older person, like our grandparents.  Most people think it could never happen to them!  Actually, gout is most common in younger men, age 40-50, it can also be seen in post-menopausal women.  In fact, in the United States, gout is the most common form of inflammatory […]

Gout Makes You Want To Shout!

Kansas City Foot and Ankle explains the Gentlemen’s Disease What do singer Jared Leto, baseball pitcher David Wells, King Henry VIII of England, and inventor Benjamin Franklin all have in common? Apart from being men, they all had a condition called gout. Gout is a disease that arises from the buildup of uric acid crystals […]