Tinea unguium is a fungal infection of the nail, sometimes called ringworm of the nail. Usually caused by Trichophyton rubrum.
In this month’s column, Dr. Stern discusses who is particularly at risk to contract nail fungus and what treatment options are available to those who do get it.
As a nail tech, you’ve probably seen your share of calluses, ingrown nails, fungi, and other yucky foot ailments. But how do you know when to declare “hands off” and refer your client to a podiatrist?
In this month’s column, Dr. Stern discusses infections of the skin and nails that nail techs should be aware of.
Did you know that nail problems make up about 10% of all dermatological conditions? It’s true, according to the American Academy of Dermatology.
For years, treatment of fungal nails has been frustrating and only nominally successful. At last, evidence of safe, effective treatment provides hope.
Fungus No More
Doug Schoon Talks Nail Fungus, Nail Dehydrators
October 30, 2014
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