Idiom of the Day
give free rein to (someone or something)
to allow someone to be completely in charge of something, to give someone or something the freedom to do something
The man was given free rein to do what he wanted in his new job.
How to Care for Your Nails
Watch your nails for signs of health problems
Most of the time, nail problems can be traced to environmental assaults exposure to harsh cleaning chemicals, use of drying nail products, or just general physical abuse, such as typing or excessive use of fingertips.
That said, the American Academy of Dermatology advises that the condition of your nails can sometimes reflect a problem in your overall health. Here s what they say to look out for:
White nails liver condition,Half pink/half white nails kidney disease,Yellowing and thickening of the nail, slowed growth rate lung disease,Pale nail beds anemia,Yellow tinged nails with a slight blush at the base diabetes