Is This Normal? No One Told Me

I’m Sure it Can’t be Diabetes

When I wrote the Welcome page to this blog, I mentioned that the skin on the bottoms of my feet felt a little thicker. I was sure it wasn’t diabetic neuropathy, because my blood sugar had never been a problem. I was certain…

Could this have helped my gout?

For years I have used Christopher’s Complete Tissue & Bone ointment as a topical pain reliever. With a strained muscle or a sprain, I will still take Advil or Aleve, but I also like to rub the Tissue and Bone stuff on the…

Who Can Forget Gout?

When I wrote the “Welcome” page, I had forgotten about gout. How could anyone forget? It’s very painful, but it comes and goes. Even if it didn’t have such an unattractive name, I still wouldn’t want to remember it. Gout attacks the joints,…