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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...

The Arthritis National Research Foundation (ANRF) has earned the highest, four-star rating from online charity evaluator, Charity Navigator, for the sixth consecutive year. Charity Navigator praised ANRF for its excellent fiscal management and its unwavering commitment to transparency and accountability. Based in Long Beach, CA, ANRF...