October 28, 2014
Your client wants to know what the white spots are on her nails, and you know they may have been caused by something you did. How do you respond?
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July 8, 2013
In her second column, Dr. Stern covers spoon-shaped nails, Mee’s lines, habit tic, and more.
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November 19, 2012
Leukonychia is the complete or partial whitening (spots) of the natural nail plate; usually caused by external physical damage, but other medical conditions may be responsible.
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March 1, 2006
Don’t be alarmed if you notice your client’s nails turning white. It’s most likely a case of leukonychia and while it sounds serious, in reality, the discoloration may simply be a result of a minor injury to the nail.
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February 1, 2000
Your questions answered! What causes fungus, what to do about brittle nails, and more.
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July 1, 1998
The Nail Doctor brings you the medical expertise of not one, not two, but three professionals this month!
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April 1, 1998
The Nail Doctor explains what those white nails spots mean, and the causes of brittle nail syndrome.
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October 1, 1995
This month's edition of the Nail Doctor is so jam-packed, we brought on two doctors to answer your pressing questions.
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