Kim Jong Kook shared his experience with gout on JTBCs Ask Us Anything.
On July 29, Kim Jong Kook appeared as a guest on the variety show and talked about when he got gout in his legs from consuming too much protein.
The singer shared, It hurts so badly that you cant even sleep. I almost couldnt shoot Running Man because of gout. So I took painkillers and wore slippers to the set.
However, his slippers were perceived as a rude move at the time. Kim Jong Kook revealed, People criticized me for my poor attitude.