Do you have diabetes and feel tingling or numbness in your feet? If so, you may have diabetic neuropathy. While many people know that diabetes affects blood sugar levels, it may also cause nerve damage in a pattern that first affects the hands and feet.
Improper trimming can lead to ingrown toenails (onychocryptosis). This condition occurs when the edge of the nail grows directly into the surrounding tissue of the toe instead of over the skin, causing pain and discomfort.