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Why do I smell like cat food?

Why do I smell like cat food?

Cat food smell: Hello ~ often caused by gardnerella vaginallis infection. See an Ob GYN to check. Easily treated with flagyl for 5 - 5 days. Local hygiene a given. Make sure there's no retained tampon. Thanks ...Read more

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What is sex supposed to smell like?

What is sex supposed to smell like?

Smell: Like any other body fluids. Mostly unpleasant. Fuels huge perfume and deodorant industry. ...Read more

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Why do kids like to smell everything on their body?

Why do kids like to smell everything on their body?

The world is new!: Everything in the world is a new experience to kids. While you and I know are armpits usually stink at the end of the day, a kid isn't sure of that. They explore the world to find out what is or isn't - that's what makes them so fascinating. They are not stuck with stereotypes and all the old wive's tales in their minds. They are starting form scratch and building their own ideas from experiences. ...Read more

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Should I be worried if my little boy of 7 smells like syrup?

Should I be worried if my little boy of 7 smells like syrup?

Maybe......: There is a genetic disease --maple-syrup urine disease. If you are concerned about how your child smells, discuss it with his pediatrician. Specific testing can be done. ...Read more

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I'm trying to figure out why I smell like onions all the time.

I'm trying to figure out why I smell like onions all the time.

Onions: It might be what you are eating and then the scent will come through the sweat glands. It could also be a certain bacteria that your body has and when it combines with sulphur, this can smell like onions. Be sure to clean the armpits completely and daily with a good soap, then wipe with witch hazel or another astringent before applying deodorant. ...Read more

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I was wondering why does the smell of my boyfriend make me feel high like a drug feeling?

I was wondering why does the smell of my boyfriend make me feel high like a drug feeling?

What is your questio: This is not a medical question. May be you are in love and that can make you feel high. That is a feeling described by many in different ways ...Read more

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My girlfriend says I smell like a wet dog when I get out of the shower. What could be causing this smell?

My girlfriend says I smell like a wet dog when I get out of the shower. What could be causing this smell?

Wet dog smell: Try using a more smelling shampoo that is more effervescent on your hair. Make sure you thoroughly wash your hair with every shower. I do not have long hair and I do not know how long yours is. Also, you can try a male body wash like Dove or old spice. This may help. Hope my answer was helpful. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more

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3 days ago I started having a smell that's smells like something is rotten inside me. It is continusouly never stops....

3 days ago I started having a smell that's smells like something is rotten inside me. It is continusouly never stops....

Ambiguous: There is not enough information in your question and none on your personal profile to give you any specific medical advice. Often times bad persistent smells represent a sinus infection. ...Read more

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I wake up in middle of night to a strong onion smell this has been going on for two nights and I would like to know why or what is wrong

I wake up in middle of night to a strong onion smell this has been going on for two nights and I would like to know why or what is wrong

Esophageal reflux: It probabely is gastro esophageal reflux causing regurgitation of acid when you are sleeping onion smell may be related to the food you ate
you can try Prilosec over the counter and if it still persist see your doctor. ...Read more

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For the last couple months I have been smelling this awful smell!! I am really not even sure how to explain what it smells like because I have never?

For the last couple months I have been smelling this awful smell!! I am really not even sure how to explain what it smells like because I have never?

Need more info: This could be due to an infection in your sinuses or a foreign body lodged behind your nasal cavity. Please make an appointment with your family physician or an ENT physician as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What would gangrene smell like?

Bad: If you've ever smelled a dead animal or rotting meat, you have a good idea of what wet gangrene smells like. Dry gangrene may not have much smell because the dead tissue has dried out. ...Read more

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What does leucorrhea smell like?

Leukorrhea: Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor.

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My my burps smell like sewage what's causes that?

My my burps smell like sewage what's causes that?

Gastroenteritis: You may have an infection in your bowels, did you travel recently? See your doctor, it needs to be treated. ...Read more

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Why does my menustration smell like amonia?

Why does my menustration smell like amonia?

Infection: Sounds like it could be an infection. You should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have these nasty burps that smell like rotten eggs or sulfer?

I have these nasty burps that smell like rotten eggs or sulfer?

Indigestion: Your food is not digested. If symptoms are long enough consult GI for endoscopy. Normally food should be out of stomach in 2 hrs, there are many causes why indigestion? better to seek advise sooner. ...Read more

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My sons breath smells like poo?

My sons breath smells like poo?

Bad breath: There are so many questions we would need to ask and many possible causes. Therefore I suggest you start with a visit to the dentist for an exam. If necessary your dentist may suggest a medical evaluation as well. ...Read more

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Breath smells like faeces.

Breath smells like faeces.

Several conditions: Several conditions in the mouth can cause halitosis (bad breath), such as gum disease, dental infections, poor dental hygiene, tonsil infections, multiple oral ulcers, etc... In children (or sometimes adults), if constipation is severe, the stool can be backed up so far that there are fecal odors coming out the mouth... so an exam is needed to see what is going on. ...Read more

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My pee smells like corn, should I be concerned?

My pee smells like corn, should I be concerned?

Rule out infection: Change in Urine odor can be from Urinary tract infection, certain medications and other causes. See your primary doctor and have it checked out ...Read more

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I have burps that smell like poo, I have diarrhoea and sickness plus pains in my stomach is really hurting?

I have burps that smell like poo, I have diarrhoea and sickness plus pains in my stomach is really hurting?

Diverticulum: Symptoms could be secondary to zenker's diverticulum. This is an outpouching of one's esophagus. Food gets stuck in the pouch and becomes stagnant and ferments and can cause serious halitosis. See your doctor a barium swallow xray may be in order. ...Read more

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Why does pooh smell like rotten eggs?

Why does pooh smell like rotten eggs?

Hydrogen sulfide: Hydrogen sulfide, the same compound encountered in rotten eggs, is a common component of human feces. ...Read more

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Why do I suddenly feel like I smell Clorox!?

Why do I suddenly feel like I smell Clorox!?

Assuming no clorox: Nor other thing that might smell like it. Problems in the nose, sinuses even brain can trigger nasal sensations (itching and smells). ...Read more

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Is it normal for my blood to smell like metal?

Is it normal for my blood to smell like metal?

No: It is best for you to see your doctor for exam ...Read more

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Why does my baby's breath smell like rotten butter?

Why does my baby's breath smell like rotten butter?

Check out this link.: Take care! Http://www. Babycenter. Com/0_bad-breath_1502738.Bc.

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Why has my urine started to smell like sweetcorn :/?

Why has my urine started to smell like sweetcorn :/?

Recent Food: The change in urine smell could be directly related to a certain food item you ate recently. If the smell persists please see a doctor to have your urine screened for an infection or diabetes. ...Read more

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Why do some people smell like vinegar when they wake up?

Why do some people smell like vinegar when they wake up?

Morning breath: Body odor can build overnight from a variety of causes including perspiration and bacteria build up both on the body and in the mouth. ...Read more

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Why do I smell something like burning that is not there?

Why do I smell something like burning that is not there?

See ENT: Could be a variety of problems including chronic sinusitis, nasal polyps, and so on. See an ENT doctor for exam and workup. Could also be a nerve issue for the sense of smell. ...Read more

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HI MY BOYFRIEND IS PUCKING AND IT SMELLS LIKE ROTTEN EGGS?

HI MY BOYFRIEND IS PUCKING AND IT SMELLS LIKE ROTTEN EGGS?

Nonspecific: The cause of his vomiting can be due to various things like virus infection, food poisoning or intolerance, inflamed stomach lining, etc. The odor of the vomitus is also nondiagnostic. Have him try drinking flat, room temperature ginger ale which can relieve nausea and vomiting. If symptoms persist or worsen, contact his physician. ...Read more

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I have noticed that my urine has an unusual smell like fishy. What could it be?

I have noticed that my urine has an unusual smell like fishy. What could it be?

Urine smell: Compounds found in foods like asparagus can give your urine a bad smell. However, a fishy odor accompanied by discharge is concerning for an infection. See your physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Why does a woman have a fishy like smell after her husband ejaculates inside of her?

Why does a woman have a fishy like smell after her husband ejaculates inside of her?

Infection: You need to get checked for a vaginal infection that can cause that fishy smell. ...Read more

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My burps smell like fats this was the first time this has happened what do I do To stop it?

My burps smell like fats this was the first time this has happened what do I do To stop it?

Indigestion?: When there is bad breath not associated with poor dental care, it often is some type of maldigestion, ie, something about the way your is digesting what you're eating. If there is no abdominal pain, then a course of probiotics might be helpful. Consult you're doctor if the smelly gas persists ...Read more

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Is it common for people to like the smell of their body odor is is it just cause I'm weird?

Since I don't: Know what your body odor smells like over the internet, it's impossible for me to answer. Ask one of your friends or relatives the same question and I'm sure you'll get a better answer than I can give you. ...Read more

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If my baby smells like smoke after being held by a smoker is it harmful even if he is never near so?

If my baby smells like smoke after being held by a smoker is it harmful even if he is never near so?

Maybe, maybe not: Every person, place, and animal has a scent. The question is whether or not a larger number of harmful particles or molecules gets into a baby if held by a person with a smoke-scent, compared to a person with a roofing-tar-scent, a fried-chicken-scent, etc... Many scents are picked up at work; others are self-imposed, such as perfumes. Perhaps the harm of merely smelling smoky is really small. ...Read more