A 33-year-old member asked:
how come i get headaches after someone around me smokes a cigarette?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Sleep Medicine 18 years experience
Smells: There is an intense brain and olfactory (smelling) connection. Some people are very sensitive to certain smells or additives. This also often happens with colognes.
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Last updated Jun 19, 2013
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