What does cracking your knuckels do to your hands?

Answer My chiropractor explained that if you compress your knuckles when cracking them, that the pressure wears on your cartilage and knuckle bones and over time this can reduce the pliability of those pa... Read More »

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Can cracking knuckels cause arthritis?

On One Hand: Knuckle Cracking Doesn't Cause ArthritisIf you crack your knuckles somebody has probably told you that it's a bad habit that can lead to arthritis later in life. They were only half ri... Read More »

What is the best lotion to keep your hands from drying an cracking when you have to wear rubber gloves a lot?

Honestly, especially in your profession, I wouldn't use just any lotion since you deal with such a wide range of people who may or may not have any given allergies or conditions that might prove ha... Read More »

If your hands become tingly like the feeling their asleep and your hands are cold does this mean?

Jessica, go see your doctor, as soon as you can. I'm serious. Don't let this go. Your life could hang in the balance. I know I am no doctor. But, I have heart problems. Your symptoms are way too fa... Read More »

Does cracking your knuckles cause any types of long term problems in your joints and bones?

When you crack any joint bone, you are not actually do anything to the bone. The cracking sound you hear is cartlidge popping. [cartlidge is the protective later between bones if you didn't know].I... Read More »