15 Health Warnings Your Fingernails May Be Sending
Check out these 15 of the most important warning signs your fingernails may be sending.
1. Redness Around The Nails
If you notice your nail bed has turned red rather than pink as it should be, this might indicate a severe heart disease.
Although this is only one of the possible explanations for the sudden color shift, there are tens of other potential culprits behind it.
On the other hand, if you see the redness has extended to the cuticles and sides of your nails, this might indicate Lupus. [source]
2. Terry’s Nails
Terry’s Nails is an informal name given to the white nails. If you noticed your nails turned white for no apparent reason, there are usually two explanations.
One, your nails have started to detach from the nail bed and the blood supply was either partially or completely interrupted (which, one again, might be the sign of a more serious condition).