What Your Nails Say About Your Health
By Paula Spencer Scott
Wed, May 23, 2012
Hold that polish! Or at least give your nails a good look before you paint them. Your fingernails and toenails are like 20 mini-mirrors to the state of your overall health. Changes throughout the body that are otherwise invisible can sometimes be first seen in the nails, says dermatologist Amy Newburger, a senior attending physician at St. Luke's - Roosevelt Medical Consortium in New York City.
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http://health.yahoo.net/articles/health … our-health
This is interesting and a good way to help your own health
Holistic doctors have known this for years. I wish that conventional doctors would catch up. It gives you a good basis for what is going on in your own body. As kind of a warning sign, as to what your vague symptoms may be implying. From there you can apply supplements, and nutrition, and correct the problem at the root cause. As with any disease there is a point of no return. Whereby, the only option is to treat the symptoms. An awesome article.
by Candace Bacon 7 months ago
Why do some men have long fingernails?I saw a man recently who had very long fingernails, especially on the pinkies. I have seen other men with long pinky nails as well. Why do some men wear long fingernails like this? Is there something special about the pinky nail?
by Laura Schneider 11 months ago
What causes the bumpy ridges in fingernails? Some of my nails have them and some don't.
by Cari Jean 7 years ago
How do you stop picking at, biting and obsessively clipping your fingernails?I have done this since I was 10 years old, have tried everything and cannot seem to stop. If I don't have a nail clipper nearby, I sort of freak out. Any ideas?
by Mary 2 years ago
Do you prefer square cut fingernails, over oval cut fingernails?I find square cut fingernails to be more functional than oval, which do you prefer?
by Holle Abee 7 years ago
What about a man's appearance is an immediate turnoff?For me, it's bad teeth and/or long fingernails. Yuck!
by ngureco 5 years ago
For how long does hair and fingernails grow after death?
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