25 09 / 2020

How To Know You Have Nail Fungus

By |2020-09-27T23:00:13-07:00September 25th, 2020|

Nail fungus is quite a common affliction, with 10% of Americans being affected and that number increasing to 50% in seniors. This means that depending on certain risk factors, you may be likely to catch nail fungus once in your lifetime. Because of this, it is important for you to be able to tell if [...]

24 09 / 2020

Easy Ways to Prevent Toenail Fungus

By |2020-09-24T20:46:57-07:00September 24th, 2020|

If toenail fungus is worrisome to you and you are reading this because you want to take steps to actively prevent toenail fungus, good job - educating yourself is the first step! Here are some easy tips that you can follow to prevent toenail fungus. Wash your feet: While water does not kill fungus, washing [...]

24 09 / 2020

Can I Ignore My Nail Fungus?

By |2020-09-24T20:42:08-07:00September 24th, 2020|

Out of all the various illnesses, health threats, and overall dangers out there, people tend to overlook the minor ones such as nail fungus. However nail fungus is also a threat when left untreated for extended periods of time. Furthermore, since nail fungus goes unnoticed and symptoms are hard to notice in earlier stages, it [...]

23 09 / 2020

Nail Fungus in the Elderly

By |2020-09-24T00:33:13-07:00September 23rd, 2020|

Nail fungus occurs in 10% of Americans, making it an already common ailment. However, the occurrence of nail fungus in the elderly doubles in seniors, infecting 20% of adults over the age of 60. After the age of 70, the prevalence of nail fungus further skyrockets, leading to a 50% infection rate. This is quite [...]