Nail Biting: More than just a Bad Habit

Nail biting, or onychophagia, is a relatively common habit. Estimates suggest that 30 percent of children, 45 percent of teens, 25 percent of young adults and five percent of older adults bite their nails. Some people unintentionally pick up the habit simply as a way to keep their nails short. Others start biting their nails… Read More »