Gout

Gout is a painful and recurring type of inflammatory arthritis that afflicts 8.3 million Americans. Once known as the “disease of kings,” gout typically strikes suddenly in the big toe after a night of overindulgence in rich food or drinking. However, epigentics, the study of...

It started with a “bump” in the night – Nigel Dams was abruptly woken out of his sleep by severe pain in his left big toe: swollen, red, and tender. Uncertain as to what had caused this abrupt pain, he wondered if he had somehow...

In Part 2 of her interview on Arthritis Now, Gout researcher, Dr. Mara McAdams-Demarco of Johns Hopkins, continued to explain her research that was jointly funded by the Arthritis National Research Foundation and the American Federation For Aging Research. In the video above, Dr. McAdams-DeMarco talks...

Gout researcher, Dr. Mara McAdams-Demarco of Johns Hopkins, is the first ever grant recipient of the ANRF-AFAR award on aging. The Arthritis National Research Foundation and the American Federation For Aging Research understand that by collaborating on aging research, and more specifically for this project,...