Patient discussion about smell

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Q. I have a very acute sense of smell. Most things that have a smell cause me to have Migraines every day.

I have heard that a chiropractor is who I need to treat me for this problem. Anyone else here have this problem? What have you done and were you able to treat it?
A1I can't remember where I heard about the chiropractor's involvement but it is really unpleasant. I tend to make life unpleasant for others to, just not to have a migraine. Things like cooking popcorn, perfumes, trash and many other things will give me a migraine (not a headache) right away. It may be called Hyperosmia (abnormal sense of smell).
A2Chiropractic is a health care profession that focuses on diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system. so i'm not sure what a chiropractor can do for you...but your condition sounds unpleasant. it might worth a shot.

Q. MY friends body is leaking and he smells awful. He also has a skin rash. He stinks.Can I help him.He is big.

smokes too much,and does shower but he still smells. I need to get him in a chairty hospital. If ignored what will happened. Thank You Bettye
A1HI betty,thank god he has a friend like you--I dont like saying this but,your friend is killing himself,and the sooner you try to get him into a hospital the better--it not going to be easy-but you can only try.At this point he is at risk of LUNG CANCER--A VERY BAD INFECTION--AND CARDIAC ARREST,because of his weight,eating is an addiction,and people die from it,also people die from respiratory arrest because of his weight--stay strong--mrfoot56
A2there are about 50 different causes that can cause bad body odor. things like acidosis, gangrene, and there's even a rare condition called Fish-odor Syndrome. that syndrome causes people to smell like rotten fish all the time (even after a shower). but in order to find a cause for the bad odor- you need to look for more symptoms. i think a dr. will know what to look for.
good luck!
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