People with joint pain can predict rain because the barometric pressure drops when storms are approaching. Old injuries and arthritic joints may not adjust to the pressure change, and when the soft tissues and fluids around the joints expand, it irritates the surrounding nerves and causes pain. Source
CHI St. Joseph Health was the first among hospitals and health systems in the Brazos Valley region to develop a seamlessly coordinated, patient-focused system for joint replacement that brings together joint doctors (orthopedic surgeons) in one of the most advanced programs for joint diseases in the nation. We call it Joint University.