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 ...
Nov 23, 2015 ... If you're one of the approximate third of all adults who still bites their nails, then ...
When it comes to picking out the causes for a nail biting habit, ...
Some young adults, ages 18 to 22 years, bite their nails. Only a small number of
other adults bite their nails. Most people stop biting their nails on their own by ...
Oct 1, 2012 ... But some psychiatrists see nail biting as a much more benign habit. ... People
with OCD don't want to be washing their hands or checking the stove ... There's
fear — fear that if they don't do something, something else that's ...
Some people don't even realize they're biting their nails at all until it's ... Biting
your nails is just one of many habits that the body seems to do when it's stressed.
Nov 5, 2014 ... 23 Problems Only People Who Bite Their Nails Will Understand ... You have no
idea how people grow their nails long enough to do this kind of ...
Mar 19, 2015 ... But what do they mean for the people who suffer from these repetitive ... hair, bite
their nails or pick their skin during the relaxation experiment.
Nov 13, 2016 ... Scientists, in fact, are still trying to figure out exactly why people bite their nails.
But they do know that it's a habit for a lot of us: about 20 to 30 ...
Jul 26, 2014 ... There are many theories as to why people bite their nails, but most agree ..... Do
you think it's possible that various microbes that find there way ...