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How else can you crack your knuckles?

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How do you crack 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.

What makes knuckles crack?

what makes knuckles crack is carbon dioxide bubbles in your knuckles along with cartilage.

Does knuckles from Sonic the Hedgehog crack his knuckles?

No he doesn't crack his knuckles. That's just his character name.

How do you make knuckles smaller?

You can't. They get bigger as you crack them. Don't crack your knuckles or you'll resort to big knuckles!

Do you damage the cartilage in your knuckles when you crack your knuckles?


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.

What will happen if you crack your knuckles too much?

If you crack your knuckles too much, you may get pain called arthritis.

How many Americans crack their knuckles?

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.

What is the noise when you pop your knuckles?


Is it harmful to crack your knuckles?


Why do you crack your knuckles?

For a lot of people, knuckle-cracking just becomes a habit. There is no real reason whatsoever to crack knuckles though.

What makes the cracking noise when you crack you knuckles?

Gases that are trapped in between your knuckles

When you crack your knuckles do your hands swell?

No. Cracking your knuckles does not cause your hands to swell.

Does cracking your knuckles give you fat fingers?

Cracking your knuckles can cause your knuckles to swell depending on how often you crack them.

What happens when you crack your knuckles and it's really bad?

There is no indication that cracking your knuckles is harmful.

Why shouldn't you crack your knuckles and fingers?


How do you make your knuckles thinner?

It is impossible but you can stop them from getting bigger. If you crack your knuckles you need to stop.

Are cracking knuckles okay?

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.

What is the name of the gas that is released after you crack your knuckles?


What makes the sound when you crack your knuckles?

The sound you hear when you crack your knuckles is actually the sound of carbon dioxide gas bubbles bursting.

Will you get bone cancer if you crack your knuckles?

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.

Why does it hurt to crack your knuckles?

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

After cracking knuckles what does it do to your hands?

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.

Does cracking your knuckles make your hand big?

Depending on how often you crack them your knuckles can swell, but your whole hand will not get bigger.

Do other animals crack their knuckles?

In general, no - cracking knuckles appears to be a sterotypic action of humans and possibly primates.