Joints Achy? Don’t Blame Mother Nature

Joints Achy? Don't Blame Mother Nature Melbourne, Jan 11 (PTI) Weather plays no part in the symptoms associated with either back pain or osteoarthritis, a new study has found, countering the belief that aches can be triggered by changes in the weather, including temperature, humidity, …

India Today

Joints Achy? Don’t Blame Mother Nature

TUESDAY, Jan. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — You might want to think twice the next time you’re ready to blame the weather for your aches and pains, researchers say. Some people swear that changes in humidity, temperature, air pressure and the like …

Arizona Daily Star

Achy joints? Don’t blame the weather, researchers say

If you suffer from back pain or arthritis, don’t blame your aches on the weather, researchers say. A series of Australian studies have concluded there’s no evidence behind the common belief that back and arthritis-related pain can be triggered by

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Joint Pain? Don’t Blame the Weather

It’s not uncommon for people to blame achy joints on the weather, but two new studies from Australia suggest that changes in air pressure or rainy days are not the culprits for your aches and pains. In the studies, both of which were conducted by

Live Science

Aches and pains? Don’t blame the weather, claim researchers

Blaming the poor weather for your aches and pains is a waste of time, say researchers. They found no link between damp weather and the symptoms of back problems or arthritis. Instead, they discovered the cold just makes people more aware of their …


Inclement weather not to blame for aches and pains

A study comparing weather patterns with pain symptoms has shown no association between the two, say researchers from The George Institute for Global Health. Almost 1000 people with lower back pain and about 350 with knee osteoarthritis were recruited …

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Don’t Blame the Weather for Your Joint Pains and Aches

It has become routine practice for people to blame the changing weather for aching joints. However, twin studies from Australia point to the fact that the weather has got nothing to do with it. Neither air pressure nor precipitation are responsible for

I4U News

Don’t Blame the Weather for Your Aches and Pains: Study

For thousands of years, people have believed that changes in the weather, including temperature, humidity, air pressure, wind direction and precipitation caused their joints to ache. You may remember an elderly relative predicting “My joints feel a


Aching Bones Could Not Be Caused By Weather

MONTAGUE, NJ – MARCH 12: Tom Neville of Catholic Services sits with Marie Connors after bringing her a ‘meals on wheels’ food delivery on March 12, 2014 in Hainesville, New Jersey. Connors is a homebound widow with severe arthritis. This year’s harsh …

iTech Post

Think It’s The Cold Weather That Makes Your Bones Ache? It’s A Complete Myth

A cold snap is forecast to be on its way and we’re already cradling our joints in anticipation of the dull ache that will blight our future movement. But according to a new study, we’re all pointing the finger in the wrong direction, as there is no

Huffington Post UK

Weather pain: Myth busted linking arthritis and back pain to rain and temperature

The age-old idea that bad weather makes joint and back pain worse is unfounded, new research suggests. Two new papers argue that there is no significant link between temperature, humidity, air pressure, wind direction or precipitation and either low

International Business Times UK