When you think of the painful, swollen and stiff joints associated with arthritis, you probably only think over people in older age. Almost one third of Australians have some form of arthritis or other musculoskeletal condition, with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis affecting the most people.Read More
Some say they can even predict the temperature change simply by the increase in swelling and pain in their joints. But is there any truth to this idea that stiff and sore joints flare up when temperatures fall? And if so, what’s causing the issue?