HOW TO CONTROL URIC ACID IN YOUR BODY
Uric acid is waste product produced as a result of beak down of purines that are found in some food stuffs like beef, liver, alcoholic drinks etc….
Normally the purines are broke down in liver to uric acids and are send to blood stream. Then it is excreted through kidneys. High uric acid or hyperglycemia will lead to a painful joint condition called gout and painful kidney stones. Hyperglycemia is linked with type 2 diabetes mellifluous, obesity, metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular diseases.
Causes for high uric acid:
High uric acid level in blood can be due to two reasons
1) High purine diet: Taking foods that are high in purines can cause high uric acid in blood.
2) Kidney problems: Is some cases kidneys are unable to excrete the metabolized purines (that is uric acid) through urine.
3) Fasting or rapid weight loss can temporarily elevate uric acid levels.
Normal reference ranges:
It can vary according to the units used your by labs.
Women: 2.4–6.0 mg/dL