Arthritis & Rheumatism, the journal of the American College of Rheumatology. You will find excellent reports on the Scientific American website and in text and audio on the NPR Shots health blog. In our Diseases and Conditions section we file gout under arthritis, as does the Arthritis Foundation. People with gout usually find relief with common antiinflammation medications that reduce levels of uric acid in the joints. We find no good evidence to recommend hyperbaric oxygen.
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O2.0 is the news blog of HyperbaricLink, the independent web guide to hyperbaric oxygen therapy.