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Everything in uncles house smell funny. food tastes like that smell. soured smell, musty, or idk. Why? Is it dangerous to eat crackers from him?

Everything in uncles house smell funny. food tastes like that smell.  soured smell, musty, or idk. Why? Is it dangerous to eat crackers from him?

SMELLY HOUSE!: Hello~ answering that question goes way beyond my capabilities, since you are asking me to guess the cause of a smell 2000mi away ! Common sense ! Look for the dead animal in the ventilators, chimney, anywhere they can crawl in for heat. LIKELY due to damp. Check attic, ceilings floors under carpets, window edges. Empty fridge? I wouldn't eat at your uncles place. Would you? ...Read more

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Hello. Why does my scalp smell musty? Are there any hair products to solve this solution?

Hello. Why does my scalp smell musty? Are there any hair products to solve this solution?

Musty scalp: Scalp psoriasis, and infections especially fungal infections can cause a smelly scalp. Keep the scalp clean. Have your doctor examine it for a possible fungal infection. You may need anti fungal medication. If your symptoms persist see a dermatologist for a more intensive work up. ...Read more

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Why does my boyfriends penis literally smell like musty armpits. What's the cause?

Why does my boyfriends penis literally smell like musty armpits. What's the cause?

Hygiene problem?: I'm guessing your boyfriend is uncircumcised and doesn't retract and wash under the foreskin as often as he should (at least once a day). Or maybe he just needs to bathe or shower more often. In any case, this probably isn't an important health problem, just one of hygiene. ...Read more

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Why does my anus & vagina smell & taste musty sometimes?I shower at least 2X/Daily. Could I have an internal infection in my body? P.S. I am a virgin

Why does my anus & vagina smell & taste musty sometimes?I shower at least 2X/Daily. Could I have an internal infection in my body? P.S. I am a virgin

"Musty, butsy": On a serious note, there could be a vaginal bacterial infection if the "musty" smells more like "fishy". A MD can check that out for you in their office. On the other hand too frequent washing can create "issues". Moreover, there is a reason that the Great Creator placed your nose forward, up and opposite the anus, so we wouldn't spend a lot of time noting its' normal odors. ...Read more

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Why would urine have a musty smell?

Why would urine have a musty smell?

Not sure, but...: Not sure about urine smelling musty. Urine can smell stronger (more ammonia / urea odor) if one isn't drinking enough water. It can smell like ketones during fasting or certain medical problems. Some foods give urine odd aromas, such as after eating asparagus. A primary care doctor can evaluate if one keeps having such aroma symptoms, to rule out a urine infection, and look for other causes. ...Read more

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Baby has unusual smell to her urine, almost a musty smell only at night and early morning. Is this normal? What is causing it?

Baby has unusual smell to her urine, almost a musty smell only at night and early morning.  Is this normal?  What is causing it?

Pls see pediatrician: Routinely in all 50 state of the us , we check for metabolic screen for all babies once after 24 hours after birth and again in the 2nd week if metabolic screen is normal, do not worry about the rare metabolic diseases like phenylketonurea or maple syrup urine disease please check with your pediatrician. ...Read more

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Sometimes I smell and taste musty down there. I am a female and I am so embrrassed. Idk what to do. I take good care of my hygiene.. Help?

Sometimes I smell and taste musty down there. I am a female and I am so embrrassed. Idk what to do. I take good care of my hygiene.. Help?

Need to examine: Yeast infections in the vagina are not uncommon and may cause the symptoms you described. It would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation and treatment as it is a treatable condition. ...Read more

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How to get rid of musty smell down below?

Wash: Wash your self with a diluted solution of hydrogen peroxide. If it does not go away see your gyn. You may have an infection. ...Read more

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My armpits smell a little musty. What is it the deodorant I can use?

My armpits smell a little musty.  What is it the deodorant I can use?

Underarm smell: Odor from underarms is mostly due to bacteria on the skin and in the follicles. Using a antibacterial soap, strong antiperspirant and topical antibiotics such as Erythromycin or Clindamycin lotions may help. Botox injected into underarms will reduce swetting and may help as well. ...Read more

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