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Do pregnant women lose their sense of smell?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

Most pregnant women complain of being able to smell too much.
Their sense of smell is dramatically increased during early pregnancy. If you are experiencing a decrease in smell you should discuss this with your doctor.

In brief: No

Most pregnant women complain of being able to smell too much.
Their sense of smell is dramatically increased during early pregnancy. If you are experiencing a decrease in smell you should discuss this with your doctor.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Dr. Alysia Townsend
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

Typically pregnant women, especially early in pregnancy, may notice heightened senses of taste and smell.
If you are losing your sense of smell you should be evaluated by your physician.

In brief: No

Typically pregnant women, especially early in pregnancy, may notice heightened senses of taste and smell.
If you are losing your sense of smell you should be evaluated by your physician.
Dr. Alysia Townsend
Dr. Alysia Townsend
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