Gout is a type of arthritis that causes swelling and pain in your joints. Learn how kidney disease can lead to gout, and gout can lead to kidney disease.
Gout attacks, also called flares or flare-ups, can come on suddenly and be extremely painful. Learn how to manage your gout attacks.
Anyone can get gout, but it is more common in men than in women. Gout is also more common in adults than in children.
Kidney disease can lead to gout, and gout may lead to kidney disease. If you have either condition, talk to your doctor about preventing the other.
Certain foods and drinks are better than others for controlling gout.