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how can i stop myself from biting my fingernails?

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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: There are nail polishes available, which are bitter. This may help stop the habit. Sometimes, i suggest bitter apple spray, which is available in a pet store. It is non toxic.
Answered on Jul 18, 2012

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