Why do joints "pop"?
Posted on 29th August 2018 at 07:45
Yes, it’s time for another one of those questions people love to ask us. And in the process answer that perennial question of whether deliberately cracking joints, particularly your fingers, damages them longer term.
Before we start, did you know there’s a medical term for joint noises?
It’s crepitus, one of those words you can really enjoy saying – although how often you’ll be able to drop it into the conversation is another matter!