13 06 / 2019

Oral Toenail Fungus Treatment Side Effects

By |2019-06-13T11:14:58-07:00June 13th, 2019|

Onychomycosis, commonly known as Toenail fungus, is a condition that will not go away on its own. Once a toenail is infected, the fungal spores will continue to live in and under the nail. It would not be easy to get rid of them because they feed on keratin, which is what nails are made [...]

7 06 / 2019

Nail Fungus – Why Is It So Hard To Treat?

By |2019-06-07T12:02:56-07:00June 7th, 2019|

Toenail fungus, medically known as Onychomycosis, is an infection usually caused by microscopic organisms called dermatophytes. When a nail is infected, it starts as a white or yellow spot that will continue to spread through the nail and to the other nails if not treated. Nails are made up of multiple layers of a protein [...]

3 06 / 2019

Are Toenail Fungus Home Remedies Worth it?

By |2019-06-03T11:48:21-07:00June 3rd, 2019|

Toenail fungus can be gross and ugly so you’ll want to get rid of them right away. Some people resort to home remedies instead of going to the local podiatrist to have it checked out. But how effective are home remedies for toenail fungus? Common Home Remedies: Snakeroot extract Olive leaf extract Garlic Tea tree [...]

31 12 / 2018

Toenail fungus spreads within families

By |2018-12-31T14:29:43-07:00December 31st, 2018|

According to WebMD (https://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/news/20060929/foot-fungus-spreads-among-families#1), studies confirm that toenail fungus does spread among families. By using molecular biology techniques, researchers in one of the studies observed the expansion of the microorganisms called dermatophytes, which commonly cause toenail fungus, among families. Also, another study found that among 57 families in which at least one person had toe/foot [...]