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also i'm having pain in the fingernails that are brittle! my question is how to prevent it, and what to use when i'm in pain? thanks

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Brittle nails: may have a nutritional basis (Thus GELATIN is often suggested for nail health) however one disorder should be ruled out with a simple Blood test HYPO-(LOW)-THYROIDISM.... Just a thought! Hope it's helpful Dr Z

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