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Do you crack your joints?

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MyFamilyAndOtherAnimals1 Sat 08-Feb-20 17:48:11

Bit of a weird one!

... I'm currently having to spend a lot of time on my laptop. When I sit up I can crack my shoulders and when I lie down on a flat surface, my whole back cracks!

I'm in my 20s (not sure if that's relevant!) - is this normal?! Do your joints crack?

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OhWellThatsJustGreat Sat 08-Feb-20 18:16:37

I think most people have a clicky joint or two.

My knees 'need' to click if I've been driving for more than an hour, usually it's my right knee, so I guess from the angle it's at when I'm on the accelerator. It kind of throbs and locks up.

My back can get very clicky when at work as yours does, office based in front of a pc.

And I damaged the joint in my right shoulder at 16, so that clicks with all movement.

I'm late 20s if that helps.

Glitterb Sat 08-Feb-20 18:24:08

Yes but I have hypermobility so not always a choice!

AhoyMrBeaver Sat 08-Feb-20 18:27:19

My knees crack involuntarily whenever I crouch.

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