Losing the Sense of Smell is Common -- And Potentially Dangerous

May 2004
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;May2004, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p3
Reports on the association of olfactory losses with hazardous events, according to a 2004 study by Evan Reiter, assistant professor of otolaryngology at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond. Estimated number of people in the U.S. who have an impaired sense of smell; Factors that influence olfactory losses; Ways to minimize the effects of a loss of smell.


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