We have been seeking professional help at the sight of new moles for some time now. It’s no lesser-known fact that new moles can be representative of cancer. Doctors now warn of under-the-nail moles, or ‘nail cancer.’ This was actually the disease that took the life of Bob Marley.
What may start simply as a colored stripe or some other form of discoloration under the nail, while not shocking to the average eye, may actually be cancer of the nail bed – the skin under the nail.
The folks at CBS show us some images to help keep an eye on our nails at home as well as list other warning signs while we follow the story of Julie, a woman who recently overcame nail cancer after showing worrying symptoms in her fingernail.
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