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Is it normal to have problems with my nails while I am pregnant?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Nail Changes

Almost every part of your body changes during pregnancy, nails included.
Thanks to increases in blood pressure and hormone levels, you may find them growing faster and longer than normal. The bad news is, can result in thin, weak nails that crack and peel.

In brief: Nail Changes

Almost every part of your body changes during pregnancy, nails included.
Thanks to increases in blood pressure and hormone levels, you may find them growing faster and longer than normal. The bad news is, can result in thin, weak nails that crack and peel.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: No

But it can happen. See dermatologist if you are concerned.

In brief: No

But it can happen. See dermatologist if you are concerned.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dr. Robert Jackson
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

Some women can have nail problems.
Try soaking your nails in warm water with a small amount of baking soda in it.

In brief: Yes

Some women can have nail problems.
Try soaking your nails in warm water with a small amount of baking soda in it.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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