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Why would a senior lose their appetite and ability to taste food?

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Dr. Steven Giannotta
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Sense of smell

One reason is the loss of sense of smell.
We need smell to be able to enjoy the taste of food. Sometimes it will return spontaneously. If not, check with your ENT doctor. If that doesn't work, a neurologist.

In brief: Sense of smell

One reason is the loss of sense of smell.
We need smell to be able to enjoy the taste of food. Sometimes it will return spontaneously. If not, check with your ENT doctor. If that doesn't work, a neurologist.
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