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How can you stop a child from biting his or her nails?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: You can't

The more you try to stop it, the more he/she does it.
This habit is often associated with other symptoms that indicate a hyperactive nervous system, most commonly activated through the ingestion of sugar in all its forms, including "diet" drinks.

In brief: You can't

The more you try to stop it, the more he/she does it.
This habit is often associated with other symptoms that indicate a hyperactive nervous system, most commonly activated through the ingestion of sugar in all its forms, including "diet" drinks.
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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