19 07 / 2019

Podiatrists versus Technicians

By |2019-07-19T11:16:42-07:00July 19th, 2019|

A medical technician is someone who is trained to use a piece of technology used in the medical field. They generally study laser technology, math, physics, and basic engineering and have a bachelor's degree. They also complete a program for a laser technology degree and are restricted from more advanced treatments if they do not [...]

17 07 / 2019

What Causes a Toenail Fungal Infection?

By |2019-07-17T11:17:26-07:00July 17th, 2019|

Dermatophytes are a type of skin fungi that causes a variety of common skin problems such as  Dandruff Athlete’s foot Jock itch Ringworm Tinea Infections Nail Fungus (Onychomycosis) They feed and grow off keratin and can spread by direct contact to other nails. Since they have the LysM gene coded within their DNA, these proteins [...]