First aid

08 July 2011

Helping hands

We use our hands for everything, but what happens when an injury or condition makes even simple tasks painful? CyberDoc answers questions about conditions that affect hands.

We use our hands for almost everything we do.  In fact, our position at the top of the food chain has been attributed to our opposable thumbs which allow us to wield weapons and use tools. 

Q:  Fingers
The skin around my nails on both my middle fingers is very hard and sore. Any idea what I can do to fix this?


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