31 10 / 2019

Where Does Toenail Fungus Come From?

By |2019-10-31T16:35:03-07:00October 31st, 2019|

Fungal infections can develop in any part of the body. Fungi, along with bacteria, are normally present on the body. When there is an overgrowth of fungi, you get an infection. Fungal infections that affect the nails on the toes or fingers is called Onychomycosis. It is not noticeable when the infection starts because they [...]

30 10 / 2019

Treatments for Toenail Fungus

By |2019-10-30T17:19:26-07:00October 30th, 2019|

Fungal Nail Infections can be very difficult to treat. When you consult with a podiatrist - foot doctor, he or she will diagnose your condition. In some cases, nail clippings or debris from under your nail will be sent to a lab to identify the type of fungus affecting it. Most of the time, nail [...]

28 10 / 2019

Toenail Fungus Prevention

By |2019-10-28T16:33:01-07:00October 28th, 2019|

Toenail fungus makes your nails look yellow, thick, and deformed. It would be embarrassing to wear open toed footwear such as sandals or flip flops. It can also get uncomfortable when you wear shoes. The infection can go unnoticed when it starts and can be difficult to treat as it gets worse. It is in [...]

25 10 / 2019

Toenail Fungus Risk Factors

By |2019-10-25T15:52:03-07:00October 25th, 2019|

Some people are at a greater risk of getting toenail fungus than others. Some factors that play a role in developing toenail fungus are age, gender, genetics, overall health, as well as simple everyday habits. Here is a list of Toenail Fungus Risk Factors: Genetics - Toenail fungus is not a hereditary condition, but some [...]