https://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/ss/slideshow-nails-and-health

Subtle changes in the color or texture of your nails may be a sign of disease elsewhere in the body. WebMD shows you what secrets might be hiding at your ...

https://www.aurorahealthcare.org/patients-visitors/blog/12-disease-signs-found-on-our-fingernails

Oct 30, 2017 ... Here are 12 disease symptoms that can show up on your fingernails: ... If your nails become brittle or if they split repeatedly, this could reveal:.

https://www.aarp.org/health/conditions-treatments/info-2017/medical-condition-fingernail-health-fd.html

Oct 4, 2017 ... Ripples, bumps or splits may be a sign of illness ... A combination of splitting and cracking nails can be due to a fungal infection. And if the ...

https://www.aocd.org/page/BrittleSplittingNail

The term onychoschizia includes splitting, brittle, soft or thin nails. ... Only very rarely are internal disease or vitamin deficiencies the reason (iron deficiency is the most ... Avoid metal instruments on the nail surface to push back the cuticle.

https://www.medicinenet.com/brittle_nails/symptoms.htm

Mar 20, 2017 ... Learn about the diseases and conditions that may cause brittle nails, and read about the medications used in treatment. Pinpoint your ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/split-nail

Jul 31, 2018 ... There are, however, other causes of split nails including vitamin deficiencies and specific diseases. We explain how to treat split nails, as well ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/nail-abnormalities-2

Mar 30, 2018 ... Nail abnormalities can result from injuries to the fingers and hands, viral warts, ... nail thickness (thickening or thinning); nails that become brittle; nails that are ... diseases that cause a high fever such as measles, mumps, and ...

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/fingernails-are-a-window-to-your-health/

Nov 18, 2011 ... But others can signal health concerns, especially changes in nail color ... or another severe illness, your nails may stop growing for a while. ... a cause for concern include dimpling, indentations, splitting or pitting of your nails.

https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2015/12/07/10-nail-symptoms.aspx

Dec 7, 2015 ... Cracking and splitting can also be caused by a fungal infection or thyroid disease , particularly hypothyroidism. Brittle nails may also be due to a ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/322735.php

Aug 10, 2018 ... Vertical ridges and brittle patches can develop due to aging or minor injuries. Other abnormalities, such as discoloration, spots, and nail ...