U of T’s Got Talent

Books with Wings is presenting their 3rd Annual U of T’s Got Talent Showcase! Come out for a night of acts showcasing the talents of students from University of Toronto that promise to blow you away. Food and refreshments will be available and a raffle with some amazing prizes will be held at the end of the night. Proceeds will go towards ACCESS & Books with Wings, both supporting education in developing countries.

Tickets will be sold for $7 in advance, or $10 at the door.
Email uoft.talent@hotmail.com for tickets or for any other inquiries.

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Saturday, March 24, 2012
7:00pm until 10:00pm
Isabel Bader Theater, 93 Charles Street W, Toronto

How to Treat an Ingrown Nail

If you’ve got an ingrown toenail, chances are it’s an ongoing battle, both to treat it and to prevent it from coming back. Unlike many medical conditions, an ingrown toenail is often one that you can treat at home. In fact, although many doctors offer surgical solutions to ingrown toenails, conservative treatment can offer excellent relief. For example, research published in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine in 1986 noted that 79 percent of patients were symptom free after conservative treatment.

Self Treatment Is Not for Everyone

Although for many people an ingrown cheap nhl jerseys toenail is easy to wholesale jerseys manage on their own, others should see a doctor rather than self treat. If you suspect an infection has set in, or if you’re unsure because symptoms of an ingrown toenail, such as pain, redness and swelling, can be hard to distinguish from symptoms of infection it’s best to see your doctor for treatment. At other times, however, it’s important to keep your feet dry, because dampness can encourage the growth of bacteria and fungi, making your problems worse.

Freeing the Nail

After you soak and dry your feet, it’s the best time to try to loosen the ingrown portion of your toenail. You can massage the part of the skin that’s inflamed, pushing it gently away from the nail, allowing you better access to the nail. Then, to loosen the embedded piece of the nail itself, you can carefully insert a piece of dental floss or a small piece of cotton under the cheap jerseys nail. Cutting your nails straight across rather than on a curve can help; so can making sure that you’ve cut the nail all the way to the edge, rather than leaving a long skinny sliver at the edge which can easily get embedded again. Wearing comfortable shoes that aren’t too wholesale nfl jerseys tight can help prevent ingrown toenails as well. If despite your best efforts your ingrown toenail keeps coming back, ask your doctor for advice.Articles Connexes: