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Could you tell me why i sneeze when i smell strong scents?

Could you tell me why i sneeze when i smell strong scents?

Fragrance Sensitivit: Fragrance Sensitivity: is a reaction caused by exposure to irritants like perfumes, fragrances & other chemicals. ...Read more

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Why do I smell like something rotten when i urinate?

Why do I smell like something rotten when i urinate?

Infection?: A malodorous urine may be a sign of an infection. Best to get checked out. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do I always sneeze when I smell strong scents?

Why do I always sneeze when I smell strong scents?

Sneezing: You may have non allergic, or irritant rhinitis. People who are especially sensitive can develop sneezing, runny nose, or nasal congestion when exposed to strong scents, chemical, or other environmental irritants. You should see your doctor and they may be able to prescribe a medicine, such as a nasal spray, that may help. ...Read more

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Why do I sometimes smell anesthesia?

Why do I sometimes smell anesthesia?

Anesthetic gas: The three most use inhalation anesthetic agents are: Isoflurane, Sevoflurane and Desflurane. All of them smell especially in high concentration. Most adult patients undergo general anesthesia do not smell it because they are induced to sleep by intravenous agents first. ...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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Why am I so thirsty? Why does it hurt to swallow!?

Why am I so thirsty? Why does it hurt to swallow!?

Diabetes & thrush: Excess thirst is a sign of diabetes which can lower bodily defenses against infection & increase risk for thrush which can then make it painful to swallow. Thirst is also a protective mechanism that's activated by dehydration. Painful swallowing could be due to any number of infections eg pharyngitis and sexually transmitted diseases plus bacterial strep throat. See your FamilyDoc if persists. ...Read more

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Why do I smell amonia everywhere?

Why do I smell amonia everywhere?

Not normal: What your are describing is not normal. This could be related to a chronic sinus infection. Less likely, but something that has got to be considered is a tumor of the nasal cavity/olfactory groove. Please get check by your local ent. At a minimum, you will need an endoscopy of the nasal cavities and a ct of the sinuses. ...Read more

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Why do I smell and taste blood?

Why do I smell and taste blood?

There is blood!: Likely you are bleeding, a minor nose bleed could explain along with other causes. Be seen if it doesn't resolve. ...Read more

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I constantly smell a sweet-like smell making me want to vomit. What can cause this?

I constantly smell a sweet-like smell making me want to vomit. What can cause this?

Sweet not too good: Nasal and/or sinus inflammation can cause altered smell. Less likely a tumor. However, diabetic ketoacidosis can cause a sweet odor secondary to excessive ketone production and can be an acute medical emergency. ...Read more

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Why do I have always fart and it smells?

Diet: Most likely your gas is related to your diet. If you notice gas happens after certain foods, try to avoid those foods. If you frequently have cramping, pain or diarrhea, you should consult your physician. Gi problems including celiac disease or lactose intolerance are not that uncommon. You may wish to avoid dairy foods for an interim. Wolfing food - eating very fast - my also contribute. Bno. ...Read more

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Why do you vomit when you head hurt?

Why do you vomit when you head hurt?

Do you have : Migraine headaches? If you have a pattern of these types of headaches, please see a neurologist. ...Read more

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When i fart it stinks badly, what can I do to make it smell like flowers ?

When i fart it stinks badly, what can I do to make it smell like flowers ?

Not easy: You can alter your dietetary intake, to try and modify the output of the colon. Generally high vegetable, high fiber foods will increase the gas output. This require patience and experimentation with your diet. There is no known way to make this output smell like flowers or perfume - this is an age old search of mankind. ...Read more

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Why do i keep smelling a smell i use to smell when I was young?

Why do i keep smelling a smell i use to smell when I was young?

Follow up: Perhaps it is the smell of of your own pheromones It can also mean that you have an astute smell for the type and you can pick it up as it was a smell that left a permanent and lasting impression in your mind and hippocampus of the brain ...Read more

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Why do I need to poop when i ovulate?

Why do I need to poop when i ovulate?

Strange: That is a strange side effect of ovulation, but anything is possible! it could have something to do with the fluctuating hormone levels during ovulation time. All the best! ...Read more

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Why do I smell/taste blood it's weird..

Why do I smell/taste blood it's weird..

ENT: You should have your nose and throat examined. Maybe a salivary gland issue or something irritated in the ear, nose or throat area. ...Read more

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Why do I feel the need to eat when I'm not hungry?

Why do I feel the need to eat when I'm not hungry?

Anxiety: Hi, mood problems like Anxiety and depression could be the reason, talk to ur PMD. ...Read more

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Why do I feel very thirsty, when I need to urinate?

Why do I feel very thirsty, when I need to urinate?

Depends: Hi. Diabetes mellitus and diabetes insipidus will both make you urinate more and feel very thirsty. Both can be tested for. I'm not saying it's either of those, but I can't think of many other things that will cause increased thirst and urination. Diabetes mellitus is high blood sugar and acquired diabetes insipidus is lack of a pituitary water-conserving hormone. Talk with your doc. Good luck! ...Read more

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Why do I bleee when I have sex and why does it smell like fish .

Why do I bleee when I have sex and why does it smell like fish .

Possible vaginitis: Low grade infection with inflammation of the lining of the vagina. ...Read more

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Why do I always feel like I need to vomit after sex?

Why do I always feel like I need to vomit after sex?

Physiologic: Different people have different reactions to sex. Some women cry after sex, others have an urge to smoke. Vomiting is your normal reaction. Do not try to obsess about it. It is likely to abate as you grow older. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more