Fingernails

Treating Bartender Rot

Desiree’s profession creates the perfect environment for yeast under her fingernails, which leads to chronic inflammation. Find out what other activities can trigger the condition and how to treat it.

Hollywood Health Headlines

Bill Cosby reveals healthy snacks to leave out for Santa. Then, Kate Middleton's morning sickness: Dr. Lisa explains why the pregnant Duchess was hospitalized. Plus, how Anne Hathaway lost 25 pounds in a month. Was it safe? And Julia Roberts' secret to st

Julia Roberts’ Home Hand Remedy

Actress Julia Roberts’ reportedly uses olive oil for softer hands and stronger fingernails. Dr. Ordon recommends soaking your hands once per week in warm olive oil. Olive oil penetrates the skin and nail to help repair damage and soften cuticles; in...

5 Critical Clues Under Your Nails (Part 2)

Board-certified dermatologist Dr. Glynis Ablon reveals five signs your fingernails can show, and how they may signify underlying health hazards. Learn how splinter hemorrhages can indicate a bacterial heart infection how to recognize a pigmented lesion...

Fixing Trigger Finger

Leslie, 50, has been suffering from trigger finger in her thumb for the past two years. The condition disables her from moving her thumb without excruciating pain, and she’s tried cortisone shots and braces for treatment. Hand and wrist surgeon Dr....