Since nail fungus infection is one of the worse kinds of fungus infection, when a person gets nail fungus attack then probably he (or she) becomes one of the unhappy persons in the world. He always needs to hide his disease from others and while he fails to do that he has to fall into ashamed. The situation turns bad to worse in case of the infection on the women’s nails.
There are number of facts involved at causing nail infections. Wearing shoes and socks prevents ventilation of feet and prolonged wearing may create bad smelled fungus when they sweat under non-ventilation situation, this fungus sometimes may sufficient enough of causing toenails infections. Bare foot walking through dirty submerged area can be a strong reason too and if there any injury then undoubtedly by doing this one could get fungus attack on toenails, same thing can be happened at finger nails through working such place in bare hand. However, most frequent reason of nail fungus is prior injury at nails that turns into infection due to fungus and makes the problem into severe form. Those ladies used to do household works (i.e. housewives) usually develop this problems more frequently.
When fungus affect nails they may turn white to yellow colored and at the worse condition when nail start to be completely damaged then it looks gray or black. However, treatment is necessary earlier at the attacks (before making nail damage), then remedy is possible within short period of times. By neglecting this disease one may lost nails completely and may suffer from it for a long time as well as even if new nail raises but it may take more than 4 months to compensate after damage.
Doctors are the best consultant in such case. They usually prescribe a patient considering the situation and after examination. When anyone realize that he or she gets this fungus attacks, without leaving it further untreated can adopt primary treatments. Primary treatments of this fungus infection include – washing the infected area by hot water and antiseptic liquid, applying antiseptic powders or ointments 4-5 times daily, keeping affected area dried and most of all not to work in dirty situation as this may lead serious infections. If it is observed that the situation is getting well with the primary treatments then keeping them continue within 1-2 weeks infection can be cured and no need to visit to a doctor.
However, if it does not goes towards remedy then must need to pay visit at the doctor and follow the treatment carefully. If then condition improves that is good but if not than again make consultation with your doctor. Nail fungus infection, in fact, is not much serious problem that may costs life but it is important in the sense that it may cost your beauty of fingers.