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  1. photo Red Alert: If You See This On Your Nails Immediately Visit A Doctor!Red Alert: If You See This On Your Nails Immediately Visit A Doctor!Treatment
    these spots on your nails, you should immediately see a doctor as they may have been affected by eczema, psoriasis, warts or fungus (onychomycosis). Also, they may also be one of the 7 symptoms of sarcoidosisRead more
  2. photo No Simple Solution for Toenail InfectionsNo Simple Solution for Toenail InfectionsArticle
    and swimming pools. The first sign of fungal nail infection (onychomycosis) may be a yellow or white spot under the nail’s tip. Over time, the nail may thicken, become crumbly or ragged, or may startRead more
  3. photo Benefits of Essential Oils, MassageBenefits of Essential Oils, MassageTreatment
    or their favourite perfume. Antifungal action Tea tree has been proven to be effective in the treatment of acne, athletes foot, and onychomycosis nail infections (Bassett et al. 1990 and Duck et al. 1994Read more
  4. photo 6 causes of itchy skin and how to treat it6 causes of itchy skin and how to treat itTreatment
    types of fungus, some examples are Tinea versicolor, Onychomycosis, Intertrigo and Pityriasis Versicolor; Cutaneous Candidiasis: Candida infection causes reddish and moist lesions, most common in theRead more
  5. photo Alternatives for toenail fungusAlternatives for toenail fungusTreatment
    . Fungal infections of the toenail (onychomycosis) affect an estimated 6 to 8% of the adult population. And, although they rarely present a serious health risk, it’s still an unsightly reminderRead more
  6. Home remedies for nail ringwormTreatment
    The best home remedies for nail ringworm, known scientifically as onychomycosis, are mainly those prepared with essential oils, as a good portion of these oils have been proven to have antifungalRead more

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Onychomycosis (also known as dermatophytic onychomycosis or tinea unguium ) is a fungal infection of the nail. It is the most common disease of the nails and constitutes about half of all nail abnormalities.This condition may affect toenails or fingernails, but toenail infections are particularly common. It occurs in about 10 percent of the adult population.The most common symptom of a fungal...More