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Nail Fungus Summary

I’ve written a lot over the years about the nail fungus I have. Here’s a summary of what I’ve learned. For a lot more, you can search my blog. I hope that even if this doesn’t solve your nail problems, it let’s you know what’s going on. That can be a relief in itself. Over-the-counter […]

Inexpensive Nail Fungus Treatment

For the last 3 years I have been keeping my toenail fungus at bay with Selsun Blue anti-dandruff shampoo. It works as well as all the other topical antifungals but it is far less expensive and easier to apply. Actually, I have been using the CVS brand generic anti-dandruff shampoo. Once or twice a week […]

Laser Nail Fungus Treatment?

I’ve seen comments online and and did a little research on laser nail fungus treatments. I think a reasonable assessment would be: * expensive ($1-2k+) (though a friend told me their friend had both feet done for $275) * safe * 25% success rate, a bit lower success rate than prescription oral drugs. Many report […]

Funginix, Fungusil, Fungisil, Zetaclear: all scams

Today I got a comment spam from someone claiming that Fungusil works for them. I did some homework and… it screams “scam”. Fungusil has undecylenic acid which is as good a topical antifungal as is out there (comparable to lamisil, and vinegar). But topicals don’t have a very good success rate against nail fungus. as […]

EmoniNail is a Scam

EmoniNail is a new topical nail fungus treatment. Only, it isn’t. It’s a scam. Why do I think it’s a scam? Their website is vague about its (common, inexpensive) ingredient list, and about how it works. The website makes vague but compelling promises that not even the best doctor and medical treatment could keep. It is expensive […]

Hives Not Collapsing

I got this missive from my friend Rachel McConnell. If you are interested in the story and worries about beehives collapsing, read his story! Some of you have met my boyfriend Gerard and some of you have gotten honey from him in the past. He has just launched an ambitious campaign to improve bee genetic […]