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The skin around my fingernails often gets dry and rough, sometimes splitting and becoming sore. Any rememdies for this?
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Can you get herpes1 from sharing a cigarete with some who as a sore on the lip but didn't touch the tip with it?I held the smoke with my fingernail
Herpes: Oral herpes you can get by kissing someone with an open cold sore on the lip. You may even get it by drinking after someone or by smoking their cigarettes. It is a virus that is i the secretions. As long as your lips did not touch the cigarette you are relatively safe. There is another form of herpies you can get from not wearing gloves while working in someone's mouth. You get it on the fingers. ...Read more
I have an infection on my finger at the corner of my fingernail that is red and sore and what should I soak it in or put on it?
I have a small light green blister like growth right next to my fingernail on my index finger. The skin around the nail is swollen and sore.
Scratched right tonsil with fingernail, bled for about a minute & is now sore a day later. Hurts to swallow & right lymph node is swollen. What to do?
Have sore fingernails. They all just started aching. I am breastfeeding a hungry 11 day old. Could they be sore because of an iron deficiency?
Hard immobile lump size of fingernail right on bone behind ear - not jaw. Slightly tender to touch. Mild ringing of ears a few weeks ago. Thoughts?
Hello, I have soreness underneath my fingernails, there is no redness or inflammation however when I touch them or put pressure on them they hurt?
Sore nails: hello ~ if you get manicures you might hold off for a month or so. Check under the nails to see there is no fungal infection, and if you use chemicals at work or have your hands immersed in water for any length of time, make sure your hands are protected and consider some time out. thanks ...Read more
Thumb is sore to the touch and feels hot under finger nail. I don't think i hit it on anything? What could it be
Pain: It is possible you may have an infection under your nail. Consult your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more