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You know those mysterious little white spots that appear on your nails for no apparent reason?
The ones we freak out over and our mothers, fathers, friends and foe always tell us are a result of not having enough calcium or zinc in our diet?
Mama and Papa didn't exactly know best, because those scary spots do NOT mean what we thought they did.
The spots, what everyone dubs as milk spots, and little white lines are caused by a condition called Punctate Leukonychia.