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Mean Sweat Smell
Does it mean anything when your sweat smells sickeningly sweet? Like during the night you sweat, and in the morning you smell something sweet?
My daughter is 5 months old. Every time she sleeps she sweats in her head. And there is some kinda smell. What does that mean?
My urine smells sweet and seems sticky.. I am also not sweating right when i work out.. It's more of a clammy cold-ish sweat.. What could this mean?
My armpit smells like alcohol. Ketone test strip under armpit(sweat) confirmed high ketone concentration. I'm not on keto diet. What can this mean?
Is it weird that i love my body smell? Especially down there. I also adore my smell when i sweat. Is it weird?
You're fine: I think this is perfectly healthy. People in love may enjoy one anothers' as well. We do require one another to keep body smells to a minimum, especially in the workplace. You can lose your job for 'bo' and nobody will tell you why. Olfaction (smells), memory and emotion are all handled by the same brain systems -- and a co-worker's natural scent signals may be a distraction. ...Read more
Hi, I'm a 26 year old male in pretty good shape,exercise,diet,smoker.over the last 7 months I've had awful nite sweats every nite with sour smell??
I'm 21 I wake up and my butt hole is wet it smells really bad, no pain or anything and I know it's not sweat bc it's just around the hole that's wet ?
Moisture,odor: There could be an anal fissure or low grade inflammation of the rectum(proctitis) causing the moisture and odor. Lack of pain or blood is a good sign. Try warm soaks, pat dry and apply anusol. Wear white not too tight panties. Keep bowel movements soft by taking a stool softener like colace daily. If symptoms persist consult a proctologist or colorectal surgeon for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
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
Ok, so I've noticed a smell down there often but I sweat a lot where i'm always on the move. And maybe this is TMI but my boyfriend says it taste weir?
Discharge?: This may be a normal odor for you or if there is discharge, you may have a low grade infection. ...Read more
Smelly Sweat: The primary cause of strong-smelling perspiration is bacterial flora. Sweat is naturally odorless, but when it reaches the skin's surface, bacteria that normally live on the skin digest sweat and excrete the strong-smelling waste associated with smelly sweat. Treat the bacteria and the smell goes away. ...Read more
Yes: Garlic, particularly, is excreted through the skin when it is digested if eaten in large quantities. ...Read more
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