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Is this considered abnormal behavior if you bite your toenails?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Strange

I do know of others that do it.
It should not be done, it is not "clean" to stick your feet in your mouth.....

In brief: Strange

I do know of others that do it.
It should not be done, it is not "clean" to stick your feet in your mouth.....
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is certainly a bad habit.
Most people use clippers to cut their nails or have a pedicure.

In brief: Yes

It is certainly a bad habit.
Most people use clippers to cut their nails or have a pedicure.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Vivek Prasad
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

I'd be bragging everywhere if you can bring your mouth to your toes.
Not many americans can. But again, abnormal behavior is always in the details - does it affect socio-occupational functioning?

In brief: Yes

I'd be bragging everywhere if you can bring your mouth to your toes.
Not many americans can. But again, abnormal behavior is always in the details - does it affect socio-occupational functioning?
Dr. Vivek Prasad
Dr. Vivek Prasad
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