26 06 / 2019

The Problem Most Elderly People Have to Deal With…

By |2019-06-26T13:04:15-07:00June 26th, 2019|

Why is the elderly community more susceptible to issues relating to their toenails? Along with reaching an age over 50, there follow more causes for toenail fungus. weakened immune system diabetes damaged circulation various skin problems slower nail growth Some symptoms include nails that have grown thick, are more yellow or darker than normal, brittle [...]

24 06 / 2019

Fungal Infection on Fingernails and Toenails

By |2019-06-24T11:55:18-07:00June 24th, 2019|

Nail fungus is very common on toenails, but it doesn’t mean that you can’t get it on the fingernails as well. Nail fungus on the finger has the same cause and symptoms as fungal infections on the toenail. It is caused by a microscopic organism: dermatophyte fungus. Infection begins as a white or yellow spot [...]

13 06 / 2019

Oral Toenail Fungus Treatment Side Effects

By |2019-06-13T11:14:58-07:00June 13th, 2019|

Onychomycosis, commonly known as Toenail fungus, is a condition that will not go away on its own. Once a toenail is infected, the fungal spores will continue to live in and under the nail. It would not be easy to get rid of them because they feed on keratin, which is what nails are made [...]

7 06 / 2019

Nail Fungus – Why Is It So Hard To Treat?

By |2019-06-07T12:02:56-07:00June 7th, 2019|

Toenail fungus, medically known as Onychomycosis, is an infection usually caused by microscopic organisms called dermatophytes. When a nail is infected, it starts as a white or yellow spot that will continue to spread through the nail and to the other nails if not treated. Nails are made up of multiple layers of a protein [...]