Is cracking knuckles bad for you?

Answer There's been no proof of it causing arthritis. Basically what we know about it so far is if you do it occasionally its not a bad thing, but if you do it too much it can start to wear at your tendon... Read More »

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When i pull on my ear lobes it makes a cracking sound (like cracking your knuckles sound)?

You have an ear infection. you should go to the doctor though because it might be more serious.

Cracking knuckles, etc?

Cracking your knuckles will likely not cause arthritis. There is no evidence that it will. But there are dangers to knuckle cracking. You can sprain your joints if you are not careful. It is very r... Read More »

Cracking knuckles?

Cracking your knuckles has no detrimental effects whatsoever. This has been been the subject of scientific study. Knuckle cracking is absolutely innocuous.

Is cracking your knuckles bad for you?

you can get arthritis, and good luck breaking that habit. i try only cracking the smaller ones, so they'll catch up with the larger one, but i can't even manage that. stupid OCD