Will cracking your knuckles cause arthritis?

Answer Cracking your knuckles does not cause arthritis nor any other damage to the joints in your fingers. The "cracking" you hear when you press your knuckles is the fluid moving in your joints.Source:Ar... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Will cracking your knuckles cause arthritis

Can you get arthritis by cracking your knuckles or toes?

no you cant get arthritis by doing so. it doesnt hurt you in anyway. the popping is the fluid which consists of nutrients, gas are in between your knuckles, when it gets pressured they make that po... Read More »

Does cracking your knuckles lead to arthritis?

Arthritis and Cracking Knuckles The reason people associate knuckle-cracking with arthritis is because it makes a cracking noise and, if something cracks, it must be being damaged. However, the tru... Read More »

Can cracking your knuckles really lead to arthritis?

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 »

Will cracking you knuckles give you arthritis in later life or is this just an old wives tale?

I think it is an old wives tale - but anyone that does it near me will find themselves coming out in bruises on other parts of their anatomy as I beat them senseless in an effort to make them stop!... Read More »