Nail biting, also known as onychophagy or onychophagia, is an oral compulsive
habit. It is sometimes described as a parafunctional activity, the common use of ...
Oct 19, 2015 ... Fingertips are hives of nastiness, and are home to various types of bacteria,
fungus, and YEAST (eww). One particularly prevalent germ found ...
Apr 9, 2015 ... Nail biting, technically called onychophagia, may seem innocent enough—in fact,
up to 50 percent of us will chronically gnaw our nails at some ...
Aug 18, 2014 ... The question: I've always been told that I should stop biting my nails because it's "
bad for me." But why is it bad?...
Oct 23, 2015 ... Up there with nervous habits like thumb-sucking, biting your nails is one of the
bad ones. If you're a nail-biter (or know someone who is), here ...
Facts about nails are unknown to many, and few of them are very interesting that
... According to a research, most of people get rid of this habit of nail biting on ...
After explaining his problem, the doctor told him that nail biting was a common ...
In fact, nail salons use tools that potentially affect a human in a similar way.
Jul 2, 2014 ... It is seriously gross how dangerous biting your nails can be. ... The fact that it is
disgusting is even the title of this article. Why you mad? 7. Reply.
You increase your risk of oral bacterial infections every time you bite your nails
thanks to the fact that your hands are so dirty. Did you know that biting your nails
Oct 1, 2012 ... But some psychiatrists see nail biting as a much more benign habit. ... In fact, with
OCD, it's more likely you won't, says Mathews. "As genetically ...