Can everyone crack their knuckles?
Not everyone can crack their knuckles. About half of those people who responded to an online poll could 'always' crack their knuckles, while a third could 'sometimes'. That leaves about 15 percent that said they could not crack their knuckles.
Almost everyone cracks their knuckles. But how many you might ask? Well 2 out of 3 American's crack their knuckles! This is VERY interesting,huh? I anwsered this question for the people of the internet Thank you for reading this! This was anwsered out of PURE boredom! LOL
what makes knuckles crack is carbon dioxide bubbles in your knuckles along with cartilage.
No he doesn't crack his knuckles. That's just his character name.
You can't. They get bigger as you crack them. Don't crack your knuckles or you'll resort to big knuckles!
To crack your knuckles you simply pull back your knuckles in a 45 degree angle and it has to be up to 45 or else you might hurt your hand.
If you crack your knuckles too much, you may get pain called arthritis.
2 out of every 3 Americans crack their knuckles. There are some theories that say cracking the knuckles may be harmful and can cause arthritis.
For a lot of people, knuckle-cracking just becomes a habit. There is no real reason whatsoever to crack knuckles though.
Gases that are trapped in between your knuckles
No. Cracking your knuckles does not cause your hands to swell.
Yes, depending on how often you do it. If you crack your knuckles a lot then you will continually have to crack them more unless you prevent yourself from doing so. Cracking your knuckles actually releases the nitrogen in between your joints.
There is no indication that cracking your knuckles is harmful.
No, you wouldn't get a bone cancer if you crack your knuckles. The type of joint in the knuckles are saddle joints which do lock up periodically and can be unlocked by "cracking" your knuckles. There is NO evidence that doing this periodically, unless it becomes an obsessive-compulsive behavior is in any way bad for you.
The sound you hear when you crack your knuckles is actually the sound of carbon dioxide gas bubbles bursting. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knuckle_cracking
It is impossible but you can stop them from getting bigger. If you crack your knuckles you need to stop.
Well.. maybe because your bones cant take it like that when you crack ur knuckles your cracking ur bones so it hurts :) i hope this help
There are many ways but i have a habit of cracking my knuckles and i started wearing a rubber band sounds stupid i no but everytime i crack my knuckles i snap the rubber band on my wrist and its painful but it gets u thinking "if i crack my knuckles im going to be in my pain" hope this helped
Cracking your knuckles is just releasing the nitrogen in between your joints. Cracking your knuckles can cause you to crack them more often. Your knuckles may become larger from cracking them.
First of all cracking your knuckles isn't your bones grinding together, it is air being released from between your knuckles And yes, cracking your knuckles is bad for you because it damages your ligaments and it erodes the cushion between your fingers which will hurt you. The safe way to crack your knucles is pull at them until they crack. I used to also crack my knuckles all the time so at first it is… Read More
Depending on how often you crack them your knuckles can swell, but your whole hand will not get bigger.
In general, no - cracking knuckles appears to be a sterotypic action of humans and possibly primates.
I know cracking knuckles leads to fat knuckles when older. So cracking toe knuckles can be harmful. Their only good when you crack them while stretching, not for fun
first put your hands to where your fingers are crossing each other then push your palms down but keep your arm where it was. if this did not help then it means that your one of the people who will never be able to crack there knuckles or you are doing it wrong.
Yes; you can squeeze something really hard when you feel the need to crack your knuckles.
if you crack them all the time, then yes
Crack Your Knuckles
Only if you want bad Arthritis when your older.
I was told it causes Osteoporosis and Arthritis.
The popping or crackling noise heard when "cracking your knuckles" is caused by synovial fluid filling the vacuum left by the joint's displacement.
I'm not sure but when you crack your knuckles it releases the gas from your joints It doesn't hurt you if you stop (even though I do). There may be rumors saying knuckle cracking leads to arthritis but there is no concrete evidence supporting this. CRACK AWAY!
When you crack your knuckles, your bones are rubbing together. That's what makes the cracking sound. It used to be beleived that cracking your knuckles caused arthridis, but that been prooved untrue.
Cracking your knuckles releases a gas that naturally forms in your joints. Cracking them isn't bad for you unless it causes pain.
No it is not because you could eventually break your fingers it does become a habit try to challenge yourself to not crack your fingers for a whole day if you do that congratulate yourself by dong something special. Recent research is showing that people who do crack their knuckles may be more prone to arthritis in the future. This is a good reason not to do this.
No you shouldn't, 'cracking' your knuckles causes the bones to run together which wears away after time. Arthritis is the wearing away of bones so its just going to make you knuckles worst.
pain in them when your older, maybe Arthirtis\ It's proven to show that knuckle Arthritis doesn't happen if you crack
Bubbles of Gas
If you are healthy they should heal stronger than before. That is my best answer.
i heard they don't, but years by years you may develop arthritis.
Only if the cracks cause problems or don't heal properly.
i dont think so. i think that people said that to make others stop cracking ther knuckles because, beliebe me, it does get annoying. =P
cracking your knuckles can become a habit, so you just need to work on decreasing the amount of times your crack your knuckles. Every time you reach to crack them, remember that the more you do, as you grow in age, you will begin to show the signs of arthritus. That should help your mindset (:
popping air bubbles trapped in your joints. Forcing so joint to crack however can cause problems later in life
You will probaby have arthritis later in life so i would stop that is a myth you will be perfectly fine. All you are doing is popping air pockets inside the knuckles.
no not at all, adults just tell you that because they think it is a rude habit to start. All that's going on is that nitrogen bubbles are being popped in your knuckles.
Knuckles "crack" because gas builds up in the joint and is released when you apply pressure to it. So really cracking is not a correct term. Release of gas is.
Your joints are releasing the synovial fluid and makes a cracking noise.
None, I've done it a MILLION times, and I'm fine.
Your tissue in your fingers, your bones- sorry just a guess