How do I know if iI have an ingrown toenail infection?

Answer An ingrown toenail causes pain and discomfort and may appear red and swollen. Improper cutting of the nail and wearing tight-fitting shoes often cause the edges of the nail to grow into the surroun... Read More »

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Ingrown toenail. Infection?

Soak your foot in warm water with soap in it for at least 1/2 hour. Dry your foot carefully. Use the pointed end of a nail file to clear out the dry skin/infection on the side of that nail. Soak... Read More »

How to Remove Infection from an Ingrown Toenail?

Ingrown toenails can be painful, and, worse, they get infected easily. Here's how to remove the infection without taking your toe along with it. But, diabetic individuals (or if you don't know) and... Read More »

Have I got an ingrown toenail AGAIN!?

I get ingrown toenails too. It does sound like you have an ingrown nail - to remove or to help it heal is either to do the same you did before and get it removed - but to me that sounds a bit extre... Read More »

Will the ER take my ingrown toenail out for me?

Usually they will just clean it up, put some meds on it and wrap it up, send you home with some crutches and send you to a podiatrist. How do I know? My Husband has had them before and got referred... Read More »