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How do I manage my onychoschizia on a daily basis?

You can manage your onychoschizia on a daily basis by practicing better nail care and protection. Nail care includes keeping a healthy moisture level for your nails, protecting your nails from chemicals, using nail-strengthening polishes and products, and being gentler with your nails while filing or buffing. Additionally, if your doctor has detected any underlying causes, you should follow his indications for treatment daily.

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How does onychoschizia affect the body?
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Onychoschizia typically only affects the fingernails. The fingernail can split both vertically and h...
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What is onychoschizia?
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Onychoschizia occurs when your fingernails begin to split horizontally. Your fingernails are compose...
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What do I need to know about caring for someone with onychoschizia?
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Usually, an individual with onychoschizia can treat the condition on their own without any outside h...
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Should I talk to my doctor about my onychoschizia symptoms?
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