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If I eat a lot of garlic and onions will my sweat smell?

If I eat a lot of garlic and onions will my sweat smell?

Yes: Garlic, particularly, is excreted through the skin when it is digested if eaten in large quantities. ...Read more

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My husband is complaining that he smells like onions if he sweats he doesn't eat that many onions is this a medical issue is it a sign of a internal i?

My husband is complaining that he smells like onions if he sweats he doesn't eat that many onions is this a medical issue is it a sign of a internal i?

Eccrine Bromhidrosis: The medical term for this is eccrine bromhidrosis. It is rarely due to an internal condition, but a thorough physical exam should be performed to rule out any infection or metabolic disease. If the husband is the only one who can smell the odor, then special attention needs to be placed on his nasal passages, as there may be an infection there that only he can smell. History is important too. ...Read more

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Why does my sweat smell like garlic?

Why does my sweat smell like garlic?

Have you: Been eating garlic-flavored or spicy foods? You sweat will often smell like the food/drink/medication you have ingested. ...Read more

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My feet sweat a lot and it smells tell me how to get rid of it?

My feet sweat a lot and it smells tell me how to get rid of it?

Shower often : Change your shoes as often as you can. Make sure there is no rash between your toes. Wear only 100% cotton socks and change them several times a dat. Wear an antiperspirant on the bottom of your feet. Spray frebreeze into your shoes as often as needed. If that does not work there is a prescription antiperspirant then there is Botox shots into the feet to stop the sweating. Best! ...Read more

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Why does my sweat smell worse when i eat more protein?

Why does my sweat smell worse when i eat more protein?

Metabolism: Different foods and food groups will often be emitted through pours in the skin. A perfect example is the cooking oils and spices often used in different cultures that can make a person smell like curry or common indian cuisines. Different foods can cause different odors...The easy remedy is to play detective, and food that make you have an odor can be avoided, or you can use perfumes. ...Read more

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Why does my sweat smell like sour vinegar? I sweat a lot during the night, but i never use too. Should i be worried?

Why does my sweat smell like sour vinegar? I sweat a lot during the night, but i never use too. Should i be worried?

Many possibilities.: Sweat can smell like whatever you have been eating. Some vitamins and medications can do it too. Or if you have diabetes, that can do it. Certain types of bacteria can also break down sweat into proprionic acid, which has a similar structure to acetic acid (the acid found in vinegar). If dietary change and stopping/changing medications doesn't solve the problem, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Since childhood i have a problem with sweating no matter what i do i sweat a lot but i do not smell just sweat?

Since childhood i have a problem with sweating no matter what i do i sweat a lot but i do not smell just sweat?

Hyperhidrosis: This is called hyperhidrosis. If it has been with you since childhood, it is part of who you are. Avoid clothing that shows the wetness,avoid triggers such as hot or spicy food,wear loose clothing and avoid nylon and lycra. While it is an annoying problem, it does not have any clinical significance if it has been with you your whole life. :) ...Read more