A: With more people getting pedicures and being exposed to damp, sweaty environments where nail fungus (onychomycosis) proliferates, prevention is key. Nail fungus has reached epidemic proportions in the U.S., and I warn my patients that they need to protect their feet with diligence. Using an FDA-registered dual active antifungal/antibacterial nail polish can be an affordable insurance policy against nail fungus.
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