High Uric Acid, Higher Risk of Heart Disease
Watch your uric acid level.
Researchers from New York's Albert Einstein
College) of Medicine
studied 6,000 people for more than 16 years and
found that those 45 and older with a high uric acid
level were more likely to die or heart disease.
Women with the most uric acid were three times more
likely to die from heart disease than those with the
Excess uric acid in the
body may be due to kidney problems, diseases such as
cancer, diuretic medication, dehydration, too much
alcohol in the diet, or too
food, which include innards, seafood, soya products
and vegetables such as
mushrooms, spinach and cauliflower.