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Nail biting is common among young children.  From time to time I get a “nail biter” that walks into the salon. I did a little digging and found some things that I try to let my little kiddo’s know about THE NAIL BITTER:

Nail biting, or ONYCHOPHAGIA

5 Little-Known Risks to Biting Your Nails

Nail biting may actually be harmful to you beyond the emotional effects. For instance…

1. Disease-Causing Bacteria

2. Nail Infections

3. Warts Due to HPV Infections

4. Dental Problems

5. Impaired Quality of Life

More on this topis click here: http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2014/07/26/nail-biting.aspx

 

 

FINGER NAILS ARE OUR FRIENDS, NOT FOOD!!!!

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