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How barometric pressure changes affect health pain

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
Pediatrics 28 years experience
What do you mean?: What happens, under what circumstances, and when does it happen? Barometric pressure changes all the time. You can't do anything about that. But if... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 38 years experience
Briefly..: It is the "weight" of our atmosphere at the elevation it is measured and is affected by temperature, which causes wind, which further changes pressure... Read More
Dr. Donald Kress
Plastic Surgery 46 years experience
Air: The weight of the air is the barometric pressure it varies with elevation and weather.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 59 years experience
Many: The are variable from ear ache. Allergy symptoms, headache, confusion, shortness of breath...Most are not serious like maybe a change in travel plans.... Read More
Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 38 years experience
Minor alterations: And changes in ambient barometric pressure can cause sinus pressure, "popping" and muffling of hearing. Major decreases or increases are responsible... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
Neurology 35 years experience
Be vigilant: This is common. Some migraineurs would make great weatherpeople; they can predict a cold front 3 days in advance without any silly Doppler radar. Main... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Yes: Lyme disease can cause just about any symptom known to man, including sensitivity to changes in barometric pressure. Western medicine has little if an... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Possible: The condition causes a fluid filled cavity inside your brain to have excess fluid. Similar to sinus pressure the fluid is effected by barometric pres... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Barometric pressure affects the intracranial pressure which in turn affects the CSF flow in the VP shunt. High barometric pressure increases intracran... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: Especially if they are blocked up and pressure builds.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Barometric Pressure: When we had typhoons in Japan and the barometric pressure dropped - a number of women who were late in their pregnancies went into labor.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lages
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology 69 years experience
See below: Any person with chronic pain where there is inflammatory fluid produced can experience pain when this fluid expands and contracts with changes in baro... Read More