Episode: 111 Is Cracking Joints Bad? The Science Behind Snap, Crackle, Pops of Your Body

In this episode, Dillon discusses the noises our bodies make, specifically the snap, crackles, and pops in joints and tissues. We answer the questions, what creates the crepitus noise, and does it mean a pathology is present? Is it abnormal for these noises to be present? This is part 1 explaining the noises; in part 2 we will be taking a deep dive into what the noises are not!


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  • Alexandros Tsouklis
    Posted at 23:32h, 12 August Reply

    Very helpful insights and educational approach, well done!

    • Dillon Caswell
      Posted at 07:17h, 14 August Reply

      Pumped you are finding it useful Alexandros, thank you!!!

  • Sebastian Zambrano
    Posted at 02:56h, 13 August Reply

    Great podcast!
    Very informative and easy to digest! Keep it up!

    • Dillon Caswell
      Posted at 07:16h, 14 August Reply

      Thank you for listening and your support Sebastian!!!

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