Fungal Nail Infections

Information on nail infections caused by fungi including guidance on how to spot if you have one and how best to remove and treat them using products such as Curanail or free home treatments.

Peeling Nails After Removing Acrylics

July 9, 2014
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I recently had my acrylic nails removed. Before I had them put on my nails were soft and peeling. Now they are worse. Any suggestions? Would a light coat of acrylic over my natural nails help? Responses: No, no, no, please don’t do that! it will hurt them even more. Moisturize them everyday, either with […]

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Nails Cracking and Breaking All The Time

June 20, 2014

Ever since my second pregnancy and birth of that child (2010) it seems my nails grow a small bit and then crack, break. But the cracking and breaking is down in the “quick” of the nail not just the nail itself. What can I do? I use to never have a problem with my nails […]

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Smelly Nails, What Can I Do?

June 16, 2014
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When my finger nails get wet they always seem to smell like garlic. Now I know that I must have some sort of fungus infection but I just don’t know what to do other than see my Dr. which I haven’t done yet. I am so tired of keeping my nails cut way too short […]

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White Spots On Nails

June 3, 2014
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I was on google searching for a site that could help me with my problem. This one looked fine. I am a boy and I am 19 years old and I have had white spots on all of my nails since I was a kid. I get teased at school, I’m not exactly popular and […]

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Fungal Nail Infections: Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

August 16, 2013
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A problem which effects approximately 3% of the UK population, fungal nail infections also account for around half of all nail health problems. They occur far more in toenails (four times a likely compared to fingernails) due to the enclosed environment found around most toenails. You are more prone to get infected the older you […]

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How To Treat Fungal Toenail Infections

July 5, 2013
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Fungus toenail infections are quite unpleasant – you’ll encounter anything from toenail discolouring and bad smell to the nail entirely dropping off. Although it may appear worrying initially, the great thing is it’s treatable and also the future health of your toenails is normally guaranteed as long as you take good care of them and […]

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