I can make this statement based on medical research:

Swezey RL. Swezey SE. “The consequences of habitual knuckle cracking.” Western Journal of Medicine. 122(5):377-9, 1975

This is one of about 5-6 medical journal research proving that knuckle cracking does not cause arthritis.

Dr. B

Posted By Dr. B on March 15, 2005 at 14:10:23:

In Reply to: cracking nuckles posted by charlotte on January 20, 2004 at 03:25:02:

Proven effective in the treatment of swelling and edema of the ankle joints. Controlled, uniform compression throughout entire effected area.

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