Asked By: James Russell Date: created: Sep 02 2022

Is smelling blood normal

Answered By: Steven Reed Date: created: Sep 04 2022

“Healthy” periods can have a slight smell of blood.

They may even have a slight metallic smell from iron and bacteria.

Generally speaking, period odors aren’t noticeable to others.

Good hygiene practices can also combat normal period odors and make you more comfortable during menstruation..

Asked By: Noah Miller Date: created: Nov 18 2021

Why does my sweat smell like chemicals

Answered By: Bryan Washington Date: created: Nov 21 2021

However, if there aren’t enough carbohydrates, the body will use protein for energy. Protein breaks down into amino acids, which the body converts into ammonia. The body then releases this ammonia through urine and sweat, which may produce an odor. Dehydration can also make the sweat smell like ammonia.

Asked By: Aidan Simmons Date: created: Aug 18 2021

Can a metallic taste be a sign of diabetes

Answered By: Harold Brown Date: created: Aug 18 2021

Some people with diabetes may also develop a metallic taste in their mouth. The reasons for taste disturbance vary, but might include medication or poor oral hygiene. Sometimes, a metallic taste in the mouth is also an early sign of diabetes.

Asked By: Chase Adams Date: created: Sep 17 2021

What is diabetic belly

Answered By: Juan Campbell Date: created: Sep 20 2021

The diabetic stomach is a manifestation of diabetic autonomic neuropathy. It is characterized by potentially debilitating gastrointestinal symptoms and can also interfere with glucoregulation by contributing to a vicious cycle of delayed emptying of food or oral medications.

Asked By: Henry Price Date: created: Oct 23 2022

Can a toxic liver cause body odor

Answered By: Robert Phillips Date: created: Oct 23 2022

Internal health issues may result in unpleasant body odors (BO), as well, such as liver and kidney disease and hyperthyroidism, which can lead to excessive sweat and increased BO. Stagg recommends talking with your doctor if you notice a strong smell from your skin.

Asked By: Juan Taylor Date: created: Sep 02 2021

Can you smell liver disease

Answered By: Alfred Richardson Date: created: Sep 05 2021

Severely ill patients often have characteristic smells. Patients with diabetic ketoacidosis have the fruity smell of ketones, although a substantial number of people are unable to detect this. Foetor hepaticus is a feature of severe liver disease; a sweet and musty smell both on the breath and in urine.

Asked By: Walter Morgan Date: created: Jul 14 2022

What do you smell before a stroke

Answered By: Sean Wilson Date: created: Jul 14 2022

Cognitive impairment is common during stroke, and can be a lasting side effect. There is a common myth that during a stroke, the victim will perceive the smell of burning toast. The medical term for this is phantosmia; an olfactory hallucination. In other words, a phantom smell, or a smell that isn’t really there.

Asked By: Hayden Bryant Date: created: Sep 13 2022

What does smelling metallic mean

Answered By: Lewis Young Date: created: Sep 14 2022

Phantosmia is the medical word used by doctors when a person smells something that is not actually there. Phantosmia is also called a phantom smell or an olfactory hallucination. The smells vary from person to person but are usually unpleasant, such as burnt toast, metallic, or chemical smells.

Asked By: Miguel Jenkins Date: created: Sep 06 2022

What does diabetic sweat smell like

Answered By: Chase King Date: created: Sep 06 2022

In the case of liver disease, sufferers can experience excessive sweating and a foul-smelling odour that’s been likened to rotten eggs; diabetic ketoacidosis, which is the result of a blood-sugar spike, causes both fruity-smelling breath and a pungent body odour; and excessive sweat and odour can occur in people with …

Asked By: Rodrigo Cox Date: created: Nov 30 2021

Why do I smell something bad but no one else does

Answered By: Devin Hayes Date: created: Dec 01 2021

Brief episodes of phantom smells or phantosmia — smelling something that’s not there — can be triggered by temporal lobe seizures, epilepsy, or head trauma. Phantosmia is also associated with Alzheimer’s and occasionally with the onset of a migraine.

Asked By: Bryan Edwards Date: created: Aug 28 2022

Why does my body odor smell like cat pee

Answered By: Ian Stewart Date: created: Aug 30 2022

Trimethylaminuria is a disorder in which the body is unable to break down trimethylamine, a chemical compound that has a pungent odor. Trimethylamine has been described as smelling like rotting fish, rotting eggs, garbage, or urine.

Asked By: Ronald Taylor Date: created: Jul 28 2022

What does metallic taste in mouth mean

Answered By: Evan Cox Date: created: Jul 29 2022

Metallic taste has been identified as a symptom of some food allergies. If you experience distorted taste after eating a certain type of food, such as shellfish or tree nuts, you may have a food allergy.

Asked By: Donald Gonzales Date: created: Mar 03 2022

Can dehydration cause metallic taste

Answered By: Bernard Phillips Date: created: Mar 04 2022

Common conditions that can cause a metallic taste Breathing through your mouth, which leads to a dry mouth. Dehydration. Dry mouth.

Asked By: Owen White Date: created: Jun 08 2022

Is it bad if my sweat smells like ammonia

Answered By: Miles Rodriguez Date: created: Jun 09 2022

The big takeaway here is that ammonia-scented sweat is not normal or healthy. “If you’re smelling ammonia in sweat, something’s wrong,” Maharam says. Both he and Roberts agree you need to add more carbohydrates to your diet.

Asked By: Sebastian Anderson Date: created: Jul 29 2021

How long does metallic taste last

Answered By: David Long Date: created: Aug 01 2021

The good news is that dysgeusia usually sticks around for the first trimester, and goes away near the beginning of the second trimester along with bouts of morning sickness. Here are tips on how you can rid your mouth of metallic tastes during pregnancy.

Asked By: Alex Allen Date: created: May 08 2022

Can anxiety cause strange smells

Answered By: Oscar Evans Date: created: May 09 2022

New research shows how anxiety or stress can rewire the brain, linking centers of emotion and olfactory processing, to make typically benign smells malodorous.

Asked By: Horace Foster Date: created: Sep 02 2021

Why do I smell like iron

Answered By: Owen Perez Date: created: Sep 02 2021

“The smell of iron on contact with skin is ironically a type of human body odor,” Glindemann notes. “That we smell the metal itself is actually an illusion.” Human sensitivity to this particular odor may have evolved from the need to track wounded prey or injured family or tribal members, the researchers suggest.

Asked By: Isaac Rodriguez Date: created: Sep 25 2021

Why does my body smell sour

Answered By: Christopher Thompson Date: created: Sep 25 2021

Apocrine bromhidrosis is the most common type of bromhidrosis and results from the bacterial breakdown of apocrine sweat, essentially all within the armpit area. Fatty acids and ammonia are the major products of bacterial breakdown and the odour have been described as pungent, rancid, musty or “sour and sweet”.

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