8 03 / 2021

Is Airborne Toenail Fungus Possible?

By |2021-03-08T19:41:19-08:00March 8th, 2021|

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, concerns around the airborne transmission of the disease have increased. This is easily observable in government mandates to wear face coverings and observe social distancing protocols. While respiratory diseases like COVID-19, respiratory droplets can easily spread through the air propelled by air leaving the throat. It makes sense that a [...]

4 03 / 2021

Clearing Discolored Nails

By |2021-03-04T15:34:47-08:00March 4th, 2021|

The appearance of healthy, undamaged toenails is generally pretty well understood. When the nails haven’t been damaged or infected, it will look clear and show the color of the skin underneath, which should be a slightly pinker tone than your normal skin tone. When this appearance is disrupted, it can feel alarming and for some [...]

2 03 / 2021

Essential Oils For Toenail Fungus

By |2021-03-02T15:33:14-08:00March 2nd, 2021|

At-home treatments for toenail fungus are popular for many reasons. For one, the condition is generally aesthetic and isn’t usually medically urgent. The lack of physical symptoms like pain that incentivize seeking medical attention means more people will be able to tolerate the symptoms for longer. This can make ineffective home remedies appealing since they [...]

1 03 / 2021

The Immune System And Toenail Fungus

By |2021-03-01T20:34:34-08:00March 1st, 2021|

Realizing you have a toenail fungus infection can sometimes feel embarrassing, and if you have one you may be worried about what it means for your health. Toenail fungus is an infection and can cause some pretty visually alarming changes in the nail’s color and texture. With this knowledge, it can be easy to assume [...]