Is asthma worse in damp weather?

Answer On One Hand: Damp Air Can Cause AsthmaAsthma can be caused by several outside triggers. This does include damp weather. Due to the larger amount of water being held by the air, you get less oxygen ... Read More »

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Why does the damp weather make rheumatism and arthritis so much worse?

barometric pressure, this is the same reason old people say they can feel that the weather is going to change... "i can feel it in my bones"

If your house is damp and also has asbestos in it could this be the cause of your children's suspected asthma?

The dampness of the house may contribute to children's asthma by encouraging the growth of mold. Asbestos does not contribute to asthma.Although several forms of cancer are caused by asbestos, the ... Read More »

When you have a healing fracture does cold/damp weather make it hurt more?

Yes. I broke my tibia when I was 12 from a skateboard. I'm 46 and I still at times will feel pain due to exercise or weather. You may want to wrap it with that ACE bandage for a few days(loosely) a... Read More »

Can cold weather cause an asthma attack?

On One Hand: Cold Air Can Trigger Asthma SymptomsAsthma, a chronic inflammation of the airways that causes difficulty breathing, affects nearly 22 million Americans. Although asthma's exact causes ... Read More »