1 Dec 2017

My Knee Clicks…Is This Bad?

A common question I get asked in our Physio clinic is “Why does my knee click when I crouch down?” People often associate the clicking of a joint with having a worn-out bony surface, and therefore worry about causing more damage to their knee. There are many reasons for a knee to click. It could […]

12 Dec 2016

Cracking Joints: Lets Knuckle Down Before Christmas.

You might crack your knuckles by pulling the tip of each finger, make a fist or bending your fingers backwards. And if you do one of these things, its more than likely the person sitting next to you is wincing, or has said that cracking your hands will give you arthritis… So what makes that […]

16 Mar 2012

Creaky Knees? Noisy Joints?

In a previous post, we discussed one particular cause of clicking in the wrist. Many other joints in the body can click and creak.  Although common, these noises can be unsettling and you may be wondering whether it is harmless or indicates something more serious.