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My back cracks a lot. Is this okay?

My back cracks a lot. Is this okay?

Ok: This is ok and you are doing your own spinal manipulation like cracking your knuckles. You are most likely "cracking" your facet joints which stretches their joint coverings or capsules which causes a reflex relaxation of the surrounding back muscles giving you relief. There is no harm in you doing this. ...Read more

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My back cracks but it doesn't hurt?

My back cracks but it doesn't hurt?

Back cracks: Back crack itself is a normal. However, people with osteoporosis or prolonged sitting in one position or those lack of exercise might have more tendency of back cracks without pain at beginning. You need take vitamin d and calcium, participate muscle strength exercise to prevent pain occur. ...Read more

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I have cracks on my tongue and it hurts?

I have cracks on my tongue and it hurts?

Geographic tongue: Geographic tongue is a genetic variant where large furrows in the tongue occur. Glossitis or inflammation of the tongue may be present in these crevices. Causes of glossitis include vitamin b deficiency, and fungal infections. If you are a smoker, have an oral surgeon or specialist in oral medicine evaluate your problem. ...Read more

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When i rotate my ankle it cracks. What could this be?

When i rotate my ankle it cracks.  What could this be?

Gas: The cracking you are hearing is gases, such as nitrogen, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, escaping from the fluid in your joint. This occurs when you put pressure on your joint and stretch it out. It does not cause harm and is the same reason you hear a noise when you crack your knuckles. ...Read more

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Can crack kill?

Can crack kill?

Yes: Did you really need to ask ? Or were you just hoping that someone would excuse this insidious poison. Is a few moments of "pleasure" worth your life. Please stop and get help if necessary. Don't let someone profit and you die for it. ...Read more

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What cause cracked heels?

What cause cracked heels?

Cracked Heels: Cracked heels can be caused by fungus or an array of skin disorders, but it is usually caused by excessively dry skin. It is more common in the winter months, and can be quite painful. For deep cracks that move with every step, i tell my patients to use superglue to seal the cut. Then use either urea cream or ammonium lactate to soften and moisturize the skin. ...Read more

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What makes my wrist crack?

What makes my wrist crack?

Any number of things: "cracking joints" may occur in children or adults. If the sound is associated with pain, locking of the finger or hand in an odd position, or loss of function, then a doctor visit is indicated. ...Read more

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Why are my heels so cracked?

Why are my heels so cracked?

You: May have fungus or fissured heels . Both are very treatable. See your podiatrist. ...Read more

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How is a cracked rib treated?

How is a cracked rib treated?

Rib fracture: Rib fractures are usually treated conservatively and there is no specific cast. This mostly means pain control. Some people use braces but they are of questionable clinical value. Most fracture heal spontaneously without any problems. ...Read more

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