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Help for Painful Gout

By Eileen Buckley

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Buffalo, NY – About 5.1 million Americans suffer from a painful disease known as the Gout. For some gout patients the search for proper treatment seems endless. But a local businessman authored a new book called Beating Gout : A Sufferer's Guild to Living Pain Free. WBFO'S Eileen Buckley talked with the author about this disease.

Victor Konshin of Williamsville was working as a high-tech Engineer when he first suffered from painful gout attacks. After dealing with the disease for several years, he finally decided to quit his job and conduct his own research to find the cause and proper treatment.

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