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How To Get Foot Fungus Out Of Shoes

Introduction Fungi are pesky little creatures. They love living in your shoes, and they can be a huge thorn in your side if you do not get rid of them. When left untreated, fungi in shoes can lead to toenail fungus, athletes foot, jock itch, ringworm, and fingernail fungus. Even more frightening, fungi can even spread internally […]

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Everything You Need To Know About The Nail Fungus On Your Thumb

Overview Nail fungus is one of the most common fungal infections in the world. It is estimated that nearly 10% of the adult population will contract nail fungus in their lifetime, so if you have the disease, you are certainly not alone with your fungal problems. It can cause discoloration, unsightly nails, foul odors, and […]

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What Causes Nail Fungus? The Top 5 Causes Revealed

The source of nail fungus can oftentimes be a mystery! Oftentimes people wonder, “what causes nail fungus?” and “where did my nail fungus come from?” The unfortunate reality is that your onychomycosis, also known as nail fungus, could have originated from any number of places. These are some of the most popular sources of toenail and fingernail fungus. Wet Places Fungi love […]

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Why Are My Toenails Orange?

Introduction You are going about your life and everything seems normal. One day you look down at your toenails and all of a sudden you realize that they are turning orange. You panic, wondering exactly what could cause the change in color and what you can do to treat it. Why are my toenails orange? . Is it […]

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Can I Wear Nail Polish If I Have Toenail Fungus?

We hardly pay any attention to our toenails. For most of us, they are buried in socks and shoes for most of our day. However, one day, you look down and discover unsightly nail fungus has taken over one or more of your toes! Maybe they’re yellow and thick, maybe they’re emitting a foul odor. […]

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Why Are My Toenails Yellow And Thick?

Overview You are going about your daily life and everything seems normal. You look down and all of a sudden, you realize that one or more of your toenails have become yellow and thick! In every other regard, you seem to be completely healthy. Thoughts start running through your mind –  could it be nail fungus? Or something […]

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Can Toenail Fungus Spread To Other Parts Of The Body?

Overview Toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis is a terrible disease that affects millions of people worldwide. It causes nails to turn a variety of colors such as yellow or black, burn or emit a foul odor, and spread throughout the nail and nailbed. Additionally, they can thicken or become brittle, or even fall off […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Athletes Foot On Your Hand

Introduction Athletes foot is one of the most common fungal infections in the world. In fact, it is estimated that over 3 million people contract the disease every year in the United States alone, and millions more are infected worldwide. People are plagued by incessant itching, burning, scaling, and cracking. Unfortunately, what many people don’t realize is […]

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The Best Home Remedies for Nail Fungus

Why Choose A Home Remedy? Have you contracted nail fungus? You are certainly not alone – over 30 million people worldwide have onychomycosis, also known as nail fungus. Many people turn to home remedies for a variety of reasons. 1. No Side-Effects Most home remedies have little to no side effects, which make them an awesome […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Weeping Nails, Onychia, and Paronychia

Overview Toenail infections can cause many unpleasant and uncomfortable symptoms. Some of the most common are thickening and darkening of the nail, often followed by unpleasant smells and a distinct discharge. This grotesque discharge makes it look like nails are weeping, which is where the term “weeping nails” originates from. The two most common types […]

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How To Make A Vinegar Soak For Toenail Fungus

Overview Vinegar is one of the most versatile and common household items. The uses for vinegar are seemingly endless – cooking, cleaning, pickling, declogging, etc. It is one of the most common products in the world and because of its numerous uses, a bottle of vinegar can usually found in every household. Vinegar also has […]

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Why Is My Toenail Black?

Overview It is terrifying to look down at your feet and see a black toenail. You may freak out and wonder, is this serious? Is it nail fungus? Should I be concerned? Do not worry! Below we are going to outline the most commons reasons why people get a black toenail, or black spots underneath […]

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Is Nail Fungus Contagious?

Nail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, is a common medical issue that affects 10% of the adult population, especially those with weakened immune systems. Fungi infect nail beds and this results in discoloring of the nail. Most commonly turning them yellow or black, or developing white spots. Suffers quickly become terrified when this change happens […]

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The Emotional Toll of Nail Fungus

How Nail Fungus Takes Over Your Life Although nail fungus might not seem like the end of the world to those are who lucky enough to avoid it, its effects can be devastating. One day you wake up and you notice a slight clouding or discoloration on your feet. You think to yourself, “that will […]