Do You Recognize the Warning Signs of Gout and Your Entitlement to Social Security Disability Benefits?
Gout is caused by high level of uric acid in your blood. Uric acid is a waste product that is removed from your body by the kidneys in the form of urine. Unfortunately, if your kidneys fail to secrete the uric acid, those levels can cause a uric crystal formation in your joints and tendons. Those crystals can be the source of inflammation, pain and tenderness and can damage your joints and connective tissue. That can result in a restricted range of motion and extreme pain.It is not uncommon to see gout in your big toe, wrists, elbows, knees and...Continue reading