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A 32-year-old female asked:

my smelling is sensitive.i can smell anything a mile away and even something so lite. why is this? others think i'm crazy because they can't smell it

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Lucky you: Such sensitive smell, if broad spectrum, allows for you to detect things, good and bad - in your life. Better chefs chefs, for instance, have such a good sense of smell. An it makes you a better candidate for such training if that interests you. There are actually are a few other occupations where this would be sought after such as working for the companies that make perfume.

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