Have you ever heard that nails of our fingers let us identify our health? Yeah its bit shocking, but you will get more shocked on reading the entire article. It’s not farced, it is true that we can know about health through examining our nails. Some people treat their nails as a fun part, as they think by decorating it they can add a surplus to their beauty. While some other people neglect this kind of beauty and never appreciate big and fancy nails.
According to the Britannica Encyclopaedia, the uppermost part of the nail known as the nail plate is connected to the nail bed, and when the cells in nails at the edges nail plate grow away from the underlying nail, then seems to turn into the white colour and die eventually. This is the reason we feel no pain when we cut them out. Whereas if mistakenly cut our cuticles, it starts painting like a hell. Nails protect the ends of finger’s and toes. Let us know how the nails play a vital role in knowing about one’s health and what signs cause let us know about the issues.
1. Colour of nails, helps us to identify if we are facing infection or Kidney/Liver issue
If you ever find yellow and white spots on nails, you need to get a consult to doctor about it, as it is the reason for concern. According to Mayo Clinic, the White colour of nails is caused due to a condition that is known as Terry’s Nails, further, it may act as the symptoms of liver disease, failure of the kidney.
Often the times mistakenly cut on the nail bed or any kind of injury may result in the condition that seems to be common nowadays, and known as “Leukonychia”. There can be two reasons for having the yellow colour nails, one needs to be concerned and the other can be neglected.