Gout is legendary as the reward for high living, but is this true? This talk will discuss the nature versus nurture controversy of gout in the light of recent insights into individual genetic variations and, beyond that, shifts in biochemistry, that have occurred over human evolution, and which explain why gout is a peculiarly human disease.
Some group activities and meetings are held at Ty Price, St Thomas Community Hall, St Thomas’s Square. There is no off street parking here. The approach on foot is a gentle slope to double entrance doors. The ground floor of the building is fully accessible and there is a disabled toilet. The stairs to the first floor are wide and well-lit with a handrail on both sides, but there is no lift. There is a hearing induction system on the ground floor.