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Monthly Archives: July 2014

Discolored Nails? Fungus May Not Be to Blame

Discolored Nails? Fungus May Not Be to Blame

“Micro-traumas” can happen to your toenails when they are not well maintained and subjected to repeated pressure. For example, toenails that are too long and then jammed inside of a shoe will not only hurt, but can eventually become discolored. In fact, repetitive micro-traumas are the number one cause of toenail discoloration. Avoid micro-traumas by […]

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Athlete’s Foot Can Cause Fungal Toenails

Athlete’s Foot Can Cause Fungal Toenails

If you have chronic athlete’s foot, then you are at a greater risk of developing fungal toenails. Often the fungus from athlete’s foot can spread from your skin to your nails. Keep in mind that fungus also lurks in shared showers and pools. You can even contract an infection after an unsafe pedicure. Yellow, thick, […]

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