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Did you know that over

 

people in Singapore have gout today?

And this number has been increasing over the years!

WHY PLEDGE?​

Gout is no longer just a "rich man's disease" - it's a chronic disease that is increasingly prevalent in Singapore.

 

Sadly, many do not know about gout and often overlook its symptoms until it's too late! If not properly managed, gout may lead to many other negative health consequences such as higher risks of chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular disease!

 

By pledging to seek professional medical treatment if you identify symptoms of gout, you are pledging to start the conversation about gout.

In 2012,

suffer from gout.

4 in 100 Singaporeans 

Due to increased quality of life leading to richer diets and more sedentary lifestyles, this trend has been increasing over the years.

 

Gout is becoming increasingly prevalent, globally, in Asia, and locally.

Join us in starting the conversation about gout.

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people want to start the conversation

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Do I really know what gout is?

There are many misconceptions surrounding gout. Find out by taking the quiz below!

How do I know if I'm at risk?

There are certain risk factors that can affect the onset of gout. Find out if you are at risk!

What are the symptoms of gout?

Sometimes a gout attack may start off feeling like a minor sprain, but here are some telltale signs which may tell you that you have gout!

So what if I have gout?

Gout attacks are very painful and are known to be one of the top 20 most painful conditions. Other than that, less known are the deeper health implications of gout.

What should I do if I suspect I have gout?

It's best to seek professional medical treatment to help diagnose your condition and give advice on how to manage your gout before it gets worse. 

Want to know more?

Check out the following pages for interesting titbits on gout and its history and what gout patients feel about gout!

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to find out if you are at increased risk of developing gout!

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