Toe Woe: New Laser Treatment May Help Toenail Fungus

Toenail fungus is not a pretty subject to talk about, but it affects millions of Americans. Even worse, you’re especially prone to get it if you’re older. By some estimates, nearly half of Americans get it at least once before they’re 70. It can destroy or at least disfigure nails, is painful, and can be frustratingly difficult to get rid of. Topical treatments often don’t work and oral medications can have side effects. Enter the laser. In a fascinating story by …