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Do headaches and acute sense of smell often go together?

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In brief: Osmophobia maybe...

It sounds like you may be referring to what we technically call OSMOPHOBIA in the Headache world which is generally described in the context of a person who is suffering from a migraine type of headache but whose headache gets decidedly WORSE in its intensity when stimulated by otherwise NON-noxious aromas or smells.
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In brief: Osmophobia maybe...

It sounds like you may be referring to what we technically call OSMOPHOBIA in the Headache world which is generally described in the context of a person who is suffering from a migraine type of headache but whose headache gets decidedly WORSE in its intensity when stimulated by otherwise NON-noxious aromas or smells.
Write to me @: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi if you have more questions.
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