Toenail Fungal Infection and symptoms

WHAT IS TOENAIL FUNGAL INFECTION?

An infection on the nails of the hands or toenails, caused by a fungus, is called onychomycosis. The nails of the feet are more likely to develop an infection than the nails of the hands.

WHY TOENAIL FUNGAL INFECTION CAUSE AND ITS SYMPTOMS?

Fungal infections are prevalent in the fingers and toes. It is a living organism that grows in dark, humid environments, like under and around the nails.Toes are more likely to be affected by the fungus, as it is attracted to a dark and moist environment that is more common in the foot than in hand.

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SYMPTOMS OF TOENAIL FUNGAL INFECTION

 The nail itself provides a protective cover that allows the fungus to grow below. An accumulation of keratin debris is usually below the free edge of the infected nail.

 In more severe conditions, the affected nails may have a yellow or brown coloration. It may thicken or become brittle over time and may shed even.

 Sometimes, the nails have edges crumbling. It can be embarrassing, disfiguring ugly, and occasionally painful.
Other names for nail fungus are onychomycosis of the nail, and ringworm of the nails.

HOW TO AVOID THE TOENAIL FUNGUS OF THE TOE?

Athlete foot and toenail fungus to grow in hot, humid areas, including public areas such as spas, swimming pools, changing rooms or showers. For short periods of time, they can live in puddles of hot water on the tile floors, waiting for someone to intervene and collect the spores. If you can wear sandals, water shoes, or swimming boots that would help keep your feet touching the floor directly. Some public swimming areas of the pool have small wading through groups that help keep the toenail and athlete's foot fungus under control. After your session in the pool or other public places, wash your feet thoroughly and dry them thoroughly. Also, it is best to go to The National Skin Centre for the treatment of fungal infection. There one can get in touch with Dr. Navin Taneja who is best skincare expert.

HOW CAN I CURE NAIL FUNGUS?

For some people, it can be challenging to find a natural cure to combat the embarrassment, disfigurement and physical pain of nail fungus. Some internal (non-natural) medications are available as medical prescriptions. But before taking these medicines, it is best to contact with your skin care doctor for toenail fungal infection.