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Ladies, Be On the Lookout for Gout

by Erik B on Jun 02, 2015

Women who are experiencing pain in their foot could be suffering from gout. Sadly, gout in women is frequently being misdiagnosed as infections in the foot and being prescribed antibiotics that do not treat the disease. The prevalence of gout in women has increased by 10% over the past twenty years, so consulting with your doctor about it is recommended if you are experiencing foot pain. For more on the rise of gout within women, click here:: Often misdiagnosed in women, gout can be a painful wake-up call

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