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Is there a psychological cause of gout flare ups?

6 doctors weighed in
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

No gout is caused by high levels of uric acid.

In brief: No

No gout is caused by high levels of uric acid.
Dr. Lorry Melnick
Dr. Lorry Melnick
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Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: YES

I submit we are a three legged stool: a body , mind and spirit.
If any of these leg are "off" we are vulnerable to illness or worsening of any illness we already have.Stress is a killer and we should strive to reduce it thru any way we can.

In brief: YES

I submit we are a three legged stool: a body , mind and spirit.
If any of these leg are "off" we are vulnerable to illness or worsening of any illness we already have.Stress is a killer and we should strive to reduce it thru any way we can.
Dr. Robert Greer
Dr. Robert Greer
Thank
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