Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: You won't believe how far tattoo ink can travel in your body > Health-in-Motion 18 April 2017 Weather is giving you back pain or causes your arthritis to flare up? One frequently hears people complain that inclement weather is giving them back pain or causes their arthritis to flare up. It’s an idea that dates back to ancient Roman times, but new research conducted in Australia shows that there is no scientific evidence to actually link these phenomena. Researchers compared weather conditions with the time hundreds of volunteers suffering from knee osteoarthritis and lower back pain noticed the onset of pain. The results suggest no connection between humidity, air pressure, temperature, humidity, rain or wind direction and soreness. 0 More: Daily Dose: You won't believe how far tattoo ink can travel in your bodyHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical 5 ways runners mess up their teeth Medical Here’s why you should be worried if your knees creak or pop – even if it’s painless Mental health Mental illness stigma fuels suicidal tendencies Lifestyle 5 types of period cramps that could signal a serious problem Diet and nutrition You probably didn't know about this benefit of being a vegetarian Lifestyle One dangerous habit nursing home workers should not follow From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Symptoms differ from person to person, identifying what triggers your IBS Live healthier Beware! » 7 steps for surviving the flu 'I nearly died at an Adele concert’ How to tell if your doctor's a quack Your health is precious, so you need to be sure your doctor's the real deal. Bathroom etiquette » Less salt may lead to fewer nighttime bathroom trips SEE: 9 more funny bathroom signs Which office bathroom habits are the most important? Can you maintain your professionalism in your bathroom cubicle?