23 03 / 2021

Smelly Toenail Clippings

By |2021-03-23T19:37:30-07:00March 23rd, 2021|

Smelly toenail clippings are an indication that there is a medical issue with your toenails. Because a smelly odor from the foot is usually caused by sweat and dirt, an odor coming from the toenails themselves is unusual. The most common reason for smelly toenails is a toenail fungus infection. Toenail fungus is a common [...]

23 03 / 2021

Softening Nail Fungus With Water

By |2021-03-23T19:36:00-07:00March 23rd, 2021|

Softening nails that are infected with fungus is a difficult but necessary task for many. Fungal infections of the toenails are very common and can make everyday grooming difficult. When the fungus causes the nails to become thickened and hard, clipping them can become very difficult. This is especially true for patients who already have [...]

23 03 / 2021

Bleaching Away Fungal Infection

By |2021-03-23T19:33:10-07:00March 23rd, 2021|

Bleaching any part of your body is likely to cause irritation and discomfort. When Clorox bleach is used on the skin, it can have very harmful effects. Despite this, some websites recommend using this type of bleach to cure toenail fungus. This is a bad idea and is not recommended by podiatrists. Using bleach will [...]

22 03 / 2021

Using Bleach To Kill Fungus

By |2021-03-22T20:35:21-07:00March 22nd, 2021|

Bleach and other home “treatments” suggested for fungus on the internet often cause more harm than good. These treatments are never recommended by podiatrists and can be very dangerous. However, some people may be attracted to them because of their accessibility. Bleach and other home cleaning products are readily found within the house. Because they [...]