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Are you likely to develop toenail fungus?

We all would like to avoid toenail fungus. Whether you’ve already treated an infected toe or or planning a laser treatment soon, it’s important to understand what caused the infection in the first place. First of all, don’t be alarmed. Toenail fungus is incredibly common. There are certain risk factors that make you more susceptible […]

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What happens when you ignore toenail fungus

Toenail fungus may be unsightly and embarrassing, but did you realize it can also cause other lasting health problems? Many people ignore signs of toenail fungus, expecting the problem to eventually go away on its own or, at the very least, stay the same. However, that’s dangerous for your health. As infections in toenails progress, […]

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How do lasers kill toenail fungus?

  If you have toenail fungus, you may be curious about the laser toenail fungus removal process but skeptical about how a laser could successfully remove stubborn fungus that other medications and home remedies have been unable to remove. The science behind laser treatments for toenail fungus removal┬ácan help answer any questions. The Food and […]

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Is it safe to go swimming with toenail fungus?

When you have an unsightly toenail fungus, baring your toes in public can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. But did you consider if it’s safe to dip those toes into a swimming pool? First of all, there’s no reason to be embarrassed — studies estimate that as many as 10 percent of adults have toenail infection. […]

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Learn the first signs of toenail infection

It’d be nice to avoid toenail infections completely – especially when the infections become too obvious to even wear sandals in public. But how do you spot a troubled nail before it becomes yellowed and cracking? There are a few early signs of toenail fungus that can help you address problems before they get too […]

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Are your sandals causing toenail fungus?

With warmer weather on the horizon, it’s time to consider what your sandals and flip-flops may be doing for your toe health. Wearing sandals or flip-flop daily can make you more vulnerable to toe fungus. Your feet are more exposed to dirt and bacteria while wearing open shoes. ┬áPlus, without clean, dry socks to absorb […]

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How to tell if that’s toenail fungus on your foot

It’s not always perfectly clear if your toenails are infected with toenail fungus. Some photos on the Internet depict worse-case scenarios with brittle, yellow, crumbling nails. But most toenail fungus starts out small and develops over time. However, it’s always best to identify it early and treat it as soon as you confirm that toenail […]

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Why home remedies won’t fix your foot fungus

If you develop toenail fungus, it may be tempting to try out some home remedies to get rid of the problem. However, true toenail fungus isn’t something that can be fixed with a simple home solution, and could even make the problem worse and waste materials, money and time. You may have heard everything from […]

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Don’t let your New Year’s Resolution create foot problems

If you’re like many Americans, you’ll be hitting the gym this January in an effort to become more active in 2016. But while that goal is great, it’s also an easy way to hurt your foot health if you aren’t careful. Select the right socks. One of the easiest ways to get toenail fungus is […]

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Keeping clear toes at the pedicure chair

It’s pretty common knowledge that an easy way to get infected with toenail fungus is through unsanitary conditions at a nail salon. But since not everyone is willing to forego their pedicure indulgences completely, here are a few tips to help you scout out a safe pedicure chair from one that could harbor fungus-causing bacteria. […]

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