Nail Fungus and Toenail Fungus infection – The stealth invader

Who are the culprits of nail/toenail fungus infection ? The great majority of superficial fungal infections of nails and toenails are caused by dermatophytes  – which are a large group of superficial fungi commonly known to be the cause of various skin , hair , nail  and other superficial fungal infections. Among superficial fungal infections, by far the most difficult to cure is toenail onychomycosis. In North America, the incidence of onychomycosis is up to 14% , with fungal infection responsible for 50% of all nail disease. With millions of dollars being spent annually on oral and topical prescriptions, laser treatments, … Continue reading Nail Fungus and Toenail Fungus infection – The stealth invader