A 44-year-old member asked:
Why is it that hot and humid weather affects joints?
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Rheumatology 55 years experience
Barometer sign: Changes in humidity and barometric pressure can affect the joints. A rheumatologist in philadelphia once put his patients in a chamber that could control temperature, humidity and barometric pressure. He found that raising the humidity and dropping the barometric pressure people with a variety of joint and muscle pain can be worse.
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Last updated Aug 10, 2012
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