My mom may have permanently lost her senses of smell and taste due to a complication from a nasty virus she had in the spring. This is understandably depressing for her. What are some suggestions I can give her for foods that emphasize texture to help her find new ways to enjoy food?
Why has my sense of smell suddenly become amazing? Or, why am I smelling things that have gone away for a day or two after they are gone? [more inside]
What foods are most enjoyable even with a severely diminished or completely absent sense of smell (anosmia)? [more inside]
Getting over a lousy cold/flu, can breathe again but can't smell anything. Is this permanent? [more inside]
My fiancee and I are both anosmic. We've joked about needing a smelling-nose dog, but is that possible? Could you train a dog to recognize and alert you to certain smells? If so, how? [more inside]
Are you or your child anosmic? As in can't smell anything? Have you found a way to reverse your condition? [more inside]
What are the best delicious-if-you-can-only-get-past-the-godawful-stink foods? [more inside]
I've been told by my earn, nose and throat doctor that the polyps in my sinuses are huge and I should have them removed. Would those of you who've hade this surgery share how it went for you, and whether or not it improved anything? [more inside]