The nails are women’s priceless possessions but when it comes to the male members they neglect it as much as women care about them. Have you noticed your nails turning yellow? Have you seen white dots or pits on your nails? Do your nails break easily? Do your nails have a stunted growth? Have your nails turned rough, broken and distorted? These many questions might have seldom come into your mind or you might have hardly noticed your nails so keenly. Some of the above changes in nails at times could have a possibility of having psoriasis of the nails.
The nail psoriasis may go unnoticed or it may get treated as fungal infection due to its resemblance with nail fungus. A keen physician after a thorough examination will be able to differentiate between a nail fungus and psoriatic nails. There are many treatments available to treat nail psoriasis. Most of the individuals opt for the conventional mode of treatment, one may visit a dermatologist and want it to get it treated. The conventional treatment which most of the people call it as the allopathic treatment attracts them the most due to its fast healing properties. Some people may visit a nail spa or an Ayurveda treatment center to fix up their nails. Some individuals may just opt for home remedies without knowing as to what it is exactly. There are pride and prejudices about a certain thing which makes you opt for it and believe in it. Above all of these treatment options homeopathy provides you with the best treatment all in a natural way.[box type=”note” ]We treat patients from USA, UK, Canada, Australia, UAE & 180 more countries. Get an expert opinion on your ailment, click here to ask Dr. Shah’s team directly.[/box]
Homeopathy comes first when it comes to treatment for any skin disease. Psoriasis has a tendency to affect the nails and joints if not controlled on time. When the nails start showing signs of yellowness, pitting, fragile nails, the nails lifted up from the nail bed; it means that the disease has progressed deep and it needs immediate attention. Nails psoriasis is more difficult to treat than psoriasis on skin. But it is not impossible to treat it, other causes which may affect the health of the nails also need to be addressed in order to treat nail psoriasis. Certain deficiencies like calcium, vitamin D3, and anemia need to be treated. All these deficiencies can be evaluated and supplements can be prescribed parallel to homeopathy.
It is a known dictum that homeopathy treats the patient as a whole, it is true and applicable to treatment for nail psoriasis as well. Psoriasis being an autoimmune disease all the possible factors need to be found out which may lower the immunity. Taking supplements to manage any deficiency in the body is like filling a crater which will boost your immunity and further help in treating the disease. Homeopathy is not rocket science, it is simple and the treatment is based on logic. It is a safest, natural, effective treatment without any side effects. Nail psoriasis is not a tropical disease which can be treated with certain ointments or creams, it has an internal cause hence it has to be addressed internally. Stronger your immunity, lesser is the time taken for treatment. Opt for homeopathy at the earliest to possibly get rid of nail psoriasis completely.[box type=”note” ]Got Questions? Get answers to all the questions regarding your ailment from Dr. Shah directly.[/box]
– Written by Dr. Kanchan, Associate doctor to Dr. Rajesh Shah