Can cracking your knuckles really lead to arthritis?

Answer ive heard that, too, but ive read an article in a magazine written by a doctor that says that cracking knuckles have no effect. it's just the sound of the air between the bones. Read More »

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Does cracking your knuckles really have any consequence?

There is no real evidence that it causes arthritis

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.

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

How to Stop Cracking Your Knuckles?

Although cracking your knuckles probably doesn't cause arthritis, depending on the severity and length of the habit, it can lead to other minor effects, and even be a sign of more serious nervous d... Read More »