Nail fungus is an infection of the nail caused by a group of fungi called dermatophytes. The medical name for this infection is onychomycosis. Though fungi are primarily responsible for infecting the nail, yeasts and molds can also cause this condition. Fungi dwells in warm, dark and damp places, making nails a perfect choice for their growth. True, it is difficult to penetrate inside the nail owing to their protective barriers.
You'd be surprised to learn how many people like yourself go through life embarrassed to wear open toed shoes and disgusted by their nail fungus. Millions of people think they don't need treatment because they think it will go away by itself. Before considering laser treatment, there are a few other remedies that may be effective. Your drugstore will stock an anti fungal cream that you can apply on the affected nails.
If your infection is mild and isn't causing you any pain, you may get the infection treated with the effective, yet affordable home remedies. There are many such home remedies that provide relief against this infection. Now comes the laser treatment. Laser simply means that the concentrated beam of light that has the ability to change the molecular structures.
It works in eye surgery by correcting the eye lens and destroying the cataracts. If you are really short of even insured funds however, you could buy some safe-to-use medicated foot cream r from your local medical store to cure the infection. Sprays or creams meant for topical application usually do work for most cases.
Toenail fungus, although is not a live and death risk, but is contagious and is a reoccurring infection if not properly treated. You can contact Fungus infection from your bathroom floors, gym, public grounds, pools, dirty shoes and socks, and even from your shower stalls. Nail infections for most people can be considered just a cosmetic issue. But for some, toenail fungus can end up causing serious health issues.
This is especially true for those with weak immune systems and diabetes. We also have to be aware of the fact that the state of our nails is often a good indication of the state of our root wellness. Our nails act like an early warning system for more serious health problems ranging from immune deficiency, diabetes and even, in rare cases, cancer.
All you need is are practical and proven treatments. We start by reminding you of what many people have told you, of course without the myths and the fake treatments! There is no such a thing as using a black cats' blood mixed with lemon seeds. Recently, laser treatment has been introduced. Laser treatment is a medical procedure that can be used for fungal infection. It can give good results concerning toenail fungus removal.
What's good about laser treatment is that the laser rays can kill fungus without damaging the tissues and cells. Each toe only takes 10 minutes. And the good news is, it does not damage or affect the nail or its tissues and cells. The procedure is also painless and even after the procedure.
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- Guest 8 years ago
In today’s date and age, laser treatment for the eyes is a part and parcel of life. It is a well-established procedure that makes up for billions in the eye care industry; and there is a continual sort of technological development that is being carried out in terms of bettering the procedures that are involved. It is hardly a surprise then that a lot of people are turning to laser eye surgeries instead of sticking to their reading glasses or contact lenses.