Nails are parts of our body that are themselves colorless and transparent. They are situated at the fingers of our hands and legs. Nails are good reflectors of our health as well as our beauty. In a healthy condition the color of nails is the pink because of the vigorous blood under the nails. If you hardly press a nail, it appears milky because the blood under the nail is displaced.
Those who are living under stress or are going through anemia or are having some other disease, they donâ??t have pink nails. The color may be white or yellow. Spotless and smooth nails are a sign of good health and beauty.
Here, we are discussing about diagnosis of diseases and treatments of diseases related to nails. There may be various diseases related to this. Some of the diagnosis and treatments of diseases related to nails are explained here.
First of all we should do the diagnosis of diseases related to nails. Twisted or curved nails at the edges are a sign of lung or heart diseases. Anemia can cause twisted and curved nails. Crooked and twisted lump on the nail obstructs the growth of this. Generally, debility and ligamentary weakness is the main cause of it. Occasionally, a child may have fingers without nails from his birth. Such a child is generally bald by birth. Roughness and lack of smoothness of nails are signs of calcium deficiency. Lack of calcium leads to lose the brightness and impede the growth of nails to full size. If it will not grow, they will not be very soft and thin.
Now, we should talk about treatment of diseases related to nails. In case if your nails are detached from the skin, broken or torn, you should immerse your finger in warm mustard oil for about 10 minutes and then you should rub it or fingers smoothly so that blood circulation can be reinstated in them. If your nails are very weak then you should take food rich in calcium and milk in plenty. Milk is very beneficial in any disease related to nails. You should massage it with olive oil to make them strong and bright. If alum salt is mixed along with olive oil and regularly applied on this then the nails will not be brittle. You may also use coconut or turpentine oil as a treatment of any disease related to nail and for maintaining the natural strength and brightness of the nails.
Lemon is a best treatment of any type of disease related to nails. If it have problem in growing in the normal way, you should dip your finger in warm lemon water for approx 5 minutes, after that immediately put them in cold water. It will help in the growth of your nails. For making them beautiful and strong, you should apply lemon juice on the nails; you should clean the fingers, and massage them with lemon and should let them dry up. You may also use lemon for making them brighten. Squeeze the juice out of lemons and then rub it with the rind. It will help you to make the nails brighten.
Thus, in this article we have talked much about diagnosis and treatments of diseases related to nails.