Is beer belly caused by drinking beer?

Yes, according to my previous style of writing, when you see rhetorical questions, you must know the answer! Beer belly is not caused by drinking beer, is it not? However, why? We must give a reason that can convince you that you will not feel guilty if you have a pleasant iced beer after work. In order to persuade the fat-afraid little girl at the table with you to have a drink! So, watch out, let’s tell you why this beer belly is not caused by drinking beer. [Beer Belly] Is it what? Beer bellies actually refer to those bulging bellies, which are especially easy to appear in elderly men. These men are usually over middle age, need to socialize, Read More …

For arthralgia of unknown cause, be careful that gout is at work.

Joint pain caused by gout often makes people miserable, but many people do not know that they have gout when the first joint pain attack occurs, and often take a few painkillers at will to get rid of it hastily. After the pain passed, they continued to eat and drink smartly. After that, gout recurred or caused more serious health problems, and they suddenly realized that they might need to see a doctor. There are also some people who attach great importance to their health and go to the hospital to see a doctor immediately after finding joint pain. They want to take all measures to prevent gout from recurring, but it often backfires.

When gout attacks, which drugs can relieve pain?

Although acute gouty arthritis is mostly self-limited and can be relieved after 1-2 weeks even if it is not treated, repeated attacks of arthritis can lead to joint deformity and tophus formation, and may also be transformed into chronic gouty arthritis. Therefore, treatment should be carried out as soon as possible during acute attacks of gout. The earlier medication is used, the better the effect will be. Analgesic drugs for acute attack of gout mainly include: Colchicine Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug Glucocorticoid Correct administration of colchicine Gout patients will not be unfamiliar with colchicine, which is a specific drug for gout treatment. However, many patients suffer from side effects such as vomiting and diarrhea after taking colchicine, which is mostly related Read More …

Does gout knot save energy and eliminate it?

Not all tophus (nodules) can be dissolved. Only when the formation time is short, the urate deposited in it can freely exchange with the components in the blood and is still in the soluble period. Gout nodules generally refer to the deposition of subcutaneous uric acid crystals. Tout stones also include renal uric acid stones. The two statements are often interused and both refer to the deposition of uric acid crystals. However, once gout nodules exist for a long time and fibrosis and calcification occur inside, there is no way to dissolve them through drugs and they can only be treated by surgery, but not all gout nodules are suitable for surgery. At the beginning of gout, only one joint Read More …

Why does gout still attack if you don’t drink or eat meat?

Mr. Wu is 40 years old this year. Due to his work relationship, he has more opportunities to eat and drink. He also prefers seafood and beer at ordinary times. As he gets older, his stomach is getting bigger and bigger. Gout is coming in One night, Mr. Wu’s left big toe suddenly suffered from pain, just like a knife. His shoes could not be worn and he could not walk on the road. Later, I went to the hospital for examination. Only then did I know that I had gout and my blood uric acid was much higher than normal. After that, Mr. Wu began to control his diet according to the doctor’s requirements, but he did not listen Read More …

Uric acid is high, what should I do?

Don’t be nervous, don’t be afraid, when we get more familiar with strange things, we will be suddenly enlightened and the feeling of nervousness will disappear. Next, I will introduce hyperuricemia to patients’ friends. Why is uric acid high? If the human body is compared to a factory, Uric acid is like waste from industrial production. How much garbage is piled up in the factory, There are no more than two factors: The rate of waste generation, As well as the speed of garbage disposal. Uric acid is produced from two sources: exogenous and endogenous: Exogenous uric acid is decomposed from purines and the like in food. Eating foods with high purine content, Such as animal viscera, seafood, chicken, duck, Read More …

How should gout patients exercise?

Long-term persistence in exercise, gout patients can lose weight, return to the ideal figure, blood uric acid also drops. In addition, gout patients through reasonable exercise, not only can enhance the physique, enhance the body’s defense ability, to relieve joint pain, prevent joint contracture and muscle atrophy is also of great benefit. Which exercises are suitable for gout patients? Choose Aerobic Exercise Aerobic exercise is characterized by long duration, It can enhance endurance, Exhaust excess fat, It is not easy to fatigue. Low intensity, long time exercise, It’s basically aerobic exercise, For example, fast walking, jogging, long-distance slow swimming, cycling, dancing, Taijiquan, etc. Avoid anaerobic exercise. Anaerobic exercise is mainly a high-intensity and large-amount exercise in a short period of Read More …

Why can’t gout patients drink?

Many patients with gout have such experience: drinking heavily is good, and the toe joints should suffer the next day. After finding out that uric acid is high, doctors will also suggest abstaining from alcohol. Many patients do not understand: arguably, the purine content in wine is not high, why do you need to abstain from alcohol? Declare War on Alcohol Alcohol, especially beer, is the last thing gout patients should provoke. Why does drinking lead to gout attacks? Alcohol enters the body, It needs to be metabolized in liver tissue, Will use a lot of water in the blood, Increases the concentration of uric acid in the blood, Causes uric acid in blood to enter tissues to form crystals, Read More …

Beware of high uric acid! The fourth highest after the three highs

Speaking of the enemies of the “three highs” that bring great threats to people’s health in modern society-hyperglycemia, hypertension and hyperlipidemia, we will certainly not feel strange. Now, the fourth highest after the “three highs”-high uric acid has also surfaced and is coming strongly. Know your enemy and yourself, You won’t be defeated in a hundred battles], To defeat the enemy, First of all, we need to know the enemy. About high uric acid and gout, There are many common misconceptions in society, It is necessary to comb and learn with everyone. High uric acid may not necessarily lead to gout, Gout does not necessarily have high uric acid. Gout originates from high uric acid. However, it does not mean Read More …

Why is gout easy to occur when seasons alternate?

Lao Zhang is a [senior] gout patient. He became acquainted with gout again in the spring of last year. Later, when he inquired, some of his patients around him also suffered from acute attacks of gout back and forth. This puzzled Lao Zhang a little. Can gout be contagious? In fact, gout is not contagious, but gout attacks also have certain seasonality, so what is the relationship between gout attacks and seasons? First of all, let’s recall that during the 24 hours of the day, gout attacks are more common in what? Why does gout often occur at night? Typical gout often occurs at night, and most of them can wake up at night due to pain. I believe that Read More …