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How to Cure a Split Toe Nail

How to Cure a Split Toe Nail

Chemicals, nail trauma, even certain nail treatments can cause nails to spilt. Because the toenail and the nail bed separate, fungus can get in between and can easily infect the entire nail. Luckily, with some topical treatments recommended by your podiatrist, you can alleviate the problem.* You can start healing your toenails at home today. […]

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Probiotics for Fungal Toenails

Probiotics for Fungal Toenails

When you think of toenail fungus you usually think of the infection coming from the outside world, but the truth is, fungi can also come from within. Fungi and toxins actually have the ability to break through the walls of your intestinal tract and enter your bloodstream. That is why it is so important to […]

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Tea Tree Oil for Fungal Toenail

Tea Tree Oil for Fungal Toenail

Tea Tree oil is an herbal remedy that is produced by squeezing the oil out of steamed tree leaves. The oil contains powerful antiseptics that have been used to aid acne, blisters, warts, ringworm, dandruff and more. By creating a protective barrier that stops fungus from spreading, and by penetrating to the root of the […]

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Non-Surgical Treatment for Bunions

Non-Surgical Treatment for Bunions

If you are experiencing difficulty with bunions, it is common for your doctor to suggest non-surgical remedies first. Typically people are encouraged to add padding to their shoes, try orthotic insoles or a wider flat shoe. While these approaches may reduce discomfort, bunions can only be completely corrected through surgery. When bumps get larger or […]

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Avoid Diabetic Foot Problems

Avoid Diabetic Foot Problems

If you are diabetic even your feet are susceptible to diabetic dilemmas. In fact, more than 60% of lower limb amputations occur in people with diabetes. Poor blood flow, high glucose levels and nerve damage are all diabetic repercussions that can lead to hospitalization. Luckily, regular visits to your podiatrist can keep an eye out […]

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Lavender Oil, the Potent Antifungal

Lavender Oil, the Potent Antifungal

When dealing with antifungal-resistant infections, lavender oil could be a natural cure. Lavender oil is a potent weapon against common skin and nail infections. Skin-pathogenic strains, known as dermatophytes, cause infections of the skin and nails on your feet. Lavender oil has been tested and proved by scientists to kill dermatophytes.* Mix a few drops […]

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