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Fingernails Peeling?

What causes fingernails to peel? My 2 year old daughter's nails have started peeling from the top near the cuticle down. One is really bad but all of them have started doing it.

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Ashley53

Asked by Ashley53 at 1:32 PM on Aug. 30, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • nails are mostly protein, how's she at eating meat and other proteins?
    DarkFaery131

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 1:35 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • Talk to the doctor.
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 1:40 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • She actually eats really well, I have never had a problem with her being picky she has always eaten a wide variety of foods.
    Ashley53

    Comment by Ashley53 (original poster) at 1:44 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 2:02 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • i would talk to the dr... finger nails can be the first sign in many LARGER issues...
    asil

    Answer by asil at 9:30 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

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