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3 Bumps

Regarding finger nails. . .

what are those white spots? I haven't had them in decades and now they're back.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:07 PM on Mar. 25, 2011 in Health

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  • My Granny use to tell me, it was the lies I told. The bigger the white mark, the bigger the lie.

    But, honestly, I have no clue what they are...bump
    Chloesmom1126

    Answer by Chloesmom1126 at 3:16 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • I'd like to know this too. Also I have bumps on some of my nails and a few cracks what is that?
    MarGeee

    Answer by MarGeee at 3:20 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • I have always heard they are calcium deposits.
    lovingmy4babies

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 3:33 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • ive always heard there calcium deposits too
    mamawilbur

    Answer by mamawilbur at 3:40 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • Sister went through cosmotology school, and part of her training was to look at a person's nails and determine what was going on in the body.

    The majority of bumps, ridges, spots have to do with nutrition--or lack thereof.
    GoodyBrook

    Answer by GoodyBrook at 4:07 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

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