19 06 / 2020

Why Do The Elderly Get Nail Fungus?

By |2020-06-19T14:12:51-07:00June 19th, 2020|

Toenail fungus happens to many people either involving toenails and in some cases fingernails. At any age someone can obtain toenail fungus, the most common age of people getting toenail fungus is people over the ages of 65. Toenail fungus is when toenails start to become discolored, thick and break easily. It's more common for [...]

19 06 / 2020

How to Prevent Nail Fungus From Returning After Treatment

By |2020-06-19T13:40:20-07:00June 19th, 2020|

Once you have successfully treated your nail fungus, it is important to take steps to prevent nail fungus from returning. To do this, you should take the normal steps of maintaining good personal hygiene. Do not stay barefoot in public places, making sure to wear flip-flops at pools, locker rooms, and public showers. Also remember [...]

17 06 / 2020

Can Bleach Cure My Nail Fungus?

By |2020-06-17T18:08:32-07:00June 17th, 2020|

You, like many others, may have desperately scoured the internet in search of a quick home remedy for nail fungus. Upon your search you might have come across the suggestion to soak your limbs in bleach to kill the fungus. However, this is a complete myth.  The reasoning behind this suggestion is that bleach is [...]

17 06 / 2020

Why Does My Nail Fungus Smell Like Cheese?

By |2020-06-17T18:06:40-07:00June 17th, 2020|

When you get nail fungus, it comes with many symptoms such as thickened, brittle nails that may turn yellow and possibly painful. Another symptom that patients notice, much to their dismay, is that their toes begin to smell like cheese. So why is it that toenail fungus smells like cheese? In truth, it is not [...]