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Post time 2007-9-9 19:19:54 |Display all floors
Do you find your fingers drifting into your mouth when you're nervous, anxious or just bored? Are your nails chewed to splinters or your cuticles gnawed to bleeding pulp? Nail biting is more than a bad habit. Doctors say it is one of the most common symptoms of stress or of an obsessive-compulsive disorder, especially for teenagers or younger children, and can lead to disfigurement and serious infection.

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Post time 2007-9-10 08:33:41 |Display all floors
I stopped biting my nails when I got braces in high school. Strangely, I find as I get older, there are more guys who bite their nails than girls. My boyfriend is one of them. Maybe I should paint his nails so he'll stop...

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Post time 2007-9-10 09:05:02 |Display all floors
Originally posted by ghost156 at 2007-9-9 19:19
Do you find your fingers drifting into your mouth when you're nervous, anxious or just bored? Are your nails chewed to splinters or your cuticles gnawed to bleeding pulp? Nail biting is more than a ...

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Post time 2007-9-10 09:06:38 |Display all floors
Originally posted by ghost156 at 2007-9-9 19:19
Do you find your fingers drifting into your mouth when you're nervous, anxious or just bored? Are your nails chewed to splinters or your cuticles gnawed to bleeding pulp? Nail biting is more than a ...




Well, this is  an articel from Yahoo. and the dutchman found  way to cure the nail biting.:)

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Post time 2007-9-10 12:40:02 |Display all floors
what i think about nail biting is that nail is always not clean or hard enough for biting.and it is not decent doing it in public.
i never do it.

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Post time 2007-9-10 18:58:03 |Display all floors
Originally posted by ghost156 at 2007-9-9 19:19
Do you find your fingers drifting into your mouth when you're nervous, anxious or just bored? Are your nails chewed to splinters or your cuticles gnawed to bleeding pulp? Nail biting is more than a ...


I never had that habit and I find it quite annoying to see
I really    love China,半个 中国 人

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Post time 2007-9-10 19:52:36 |Display all floors

Nail Biting

It's not good for your teeth either.

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