Anyone who suffers from arthritis has probably predicted damp and rainy weather based on the aches and pains in their joints! But now, scientific research is backing up the link between joint pain and a sign of rain! Before now, studies showed no connection, until a recent European study showed a definite association between barometric pressure and joint pain. In theory, as the barometric pressure falls, as it does in a rain storm, the pressure inside joints are also impacted. Any changes in the pressure bear down on our joints like the hips, lower back, knees and hands, and w