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Do you take your fingers and toes for granted? Very few of us see them as anything other than parts of the body we use to walk or grip or touch with. However, actually they may point out diseases and how you will do in life!
Podiatrist Dr. Michael Nirenberg says: “Toes talk. They don’t rattle on like some annoying relative. They do often mirror overall health — at times being the first place to show signs of serious medical problems.”
“Nowadays, with MRIs, CT scans, and hundreds of blood tests to choose from, few doctors look at toes,” he adds. “But in ancient times, examining the toes was as important as having patients stick out their tongue.”
Fingers talk as well, even though some of the things they say may be a little more difficult to believe — such as whether or not you are good boss material! Here are 10 of the possible messages our toes and fingers might be sending us.