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lolly

  • one year ago

how come when your nose is plugged, you cant taste anything?

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  1. ashlynn143
    • one year ago
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    i dont know

  2. lolly
    • one year ago
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    me neither....

  3. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    i pretty sure u can bt i dont really know

  4. ashlynn143
    • one year ago
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    i never thought about it

  5. lolly
    • one year ago
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    cuz im sick and my nose is plugged and i cant taste anything....

  6. Frostbite
    • one year ago
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    It is all about receptors :)

  7. lolly
    • one year ago
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    its horrible..i couldnt taste my mac and cheese...:(

  8. ashlynn143
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    lol

  9. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    lol lolly:)

  10. Frostbite
    • one year ago
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    Well you should still be able to taste becuase there are receptors on your tung, that also play a role, just like reaper said. However the.. well... biochemical signaling... depends on many pathways, so if one fail, a whole other result may be the outcome. For an example, when you smell a strawbery it affect more than 100 diffrent receptores... and that combo only (along with your tast receptores on your tounge) make that particular smell and taste for strawberies :)

  11. ashlynn143
    • one year ago
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    wow big words

  12. lolly
    • one year ago
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    ooooh weird...

  13. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    hey lolly blow ur nose

  14. Frostbite
    • one year ago
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    If you are intrested in the biochemical reason for things like this I suggest you read the following: Axel, R. 1995. The molecular logic of smell. Scientific American. October. 130-137

  15. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    lol

  16. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    or eat a halls tht works for me

  17. lolly
    • one year ago
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    reaper..you dont think i already tried that?

  18. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    just chew em up?!

  19. lolly
    • one year ago
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    ooh ima get some halls..brb!!

  20. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    no not really

  21. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    LOLLY! I STUCK UR HALL IN UR NIKIE!! member??

  22. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    i think its still there:)

  23. lolly
    • one year ago
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    hahah yup i found it..:)

  24. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    lol!!!!

  25. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    wat about vaporud

  26. Frostbite
    • one year ago
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    You could eat some zinc.... it have a good effect on the sense of taste

  27. lolly
    • one year ago
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    I CANT TASTE THE HALLS!!!

  28. lolly
    • one year ago
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    awww..... its no hope!!!

  29. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    wow.. u must be REALLY plugged..:/

  30. lolly
    • one year ago
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    oh wait...its kinda workin...

  31. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    lol

  32. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    blow ur nose like u never blown b 4

  33. lolly
    • one year ago
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    hahaha but it huuuuurts!!!

  34. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    but dont honk!! it makes it wooorse!

  35. lolly
    • one year ago
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    honk.

  36. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    so wat if it hurt blow woman

  37. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    jst like my shirt says GET SOMEEEE

  38. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    NO LOLLY!!

  39. lolly
    • one year ago
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    get some what? tissues?

  40. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    u dont get it did u see my shirt

  41. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    get some spongebob?

  42. Carter15
    • one year ago
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    haha

  43. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    im literaly holding it up for u

  44. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    lol

  45. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    hahaha

  46. lolly
    • one year ago
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    u want me to use ur shirt? hmmm im good..lol

  47. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    :D

  48. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    ohh lolly

  49. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    i know wat to do

  50. lolly
    • one year ago
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    reaper....

  51. lolly
    • one year ago
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    what?!!!

  52. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    i jst remember i had a stuffed nose and my grandma alway watches dr oz idk y and she told me go and turn on the hot water only in the shower and close the door and sit there in the steam and try to breath through ur nos and keep blowing it

  53. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    dont give me attitude

  54. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    jk

  55. lolly
    • one year ago
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    i have a pep talk in every drop..lol this one was "Elicit a few 'wows' today." aaand my dad would tell me to just man up..:( im not gonna be able to do that...:( but its a good idea:)

  56. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    yeah some how dr oz is a great dr

  57. lolly
    • one year ago
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    haha well hes a DR sooo...

  58. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    bt still it works 4 me so y not u

  59. lolly
    • one year ago
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    it would prob work... but for now the cough drop is doin fine..

  60. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    dont wory yes it hot bt it wont make a fire :D

  61. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    jk

  62. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    see my hair

  63. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    my parents want me to cut it

  64. kelly226
    • one year ago
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    really? hmm.. u should keep it:)

  65. Reaper534
    • one year ago
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    ik

  66. ermehgerdnerd
    • one year ago
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    A plugged nose doesn't really affect taste. Your taste buds still work as well as they did before you plugged your nose. The sense of smell in intimately connected with that of taste. We're used to smelling so many things before we put them in our mouths to eat them that we do it unconsciously (connect smell and taste, that is). We grow up with both of them working together and never know the difference until we think about it or do some experiments. They are just working together like they were designed to do and we just roll with it. There is quite a bit of research that has been published on the subject. This writer recalls seeing some experiments where subjects swore that something tasted like a banana when it had no taste at all and only smelled like the longish yellow fruit we are so familiar with. Smell and taste are two independent senses, but we are so used to using them simultaneously that it takes practice to "split" the two off and evaluate the smell of something in a separate activity to an act of tasting that thing. (There are people who work in labs whose job it is to evaluate things only by smell and then separately only by taste. Takes some skillz to do that kind of work. And lots and lots of practice.)

  67. Reaper534
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    one time they paid me to cut my hair

  68. kelly226
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    really? lol niice:)

  69. kelly226
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    my hair and my nails dont grow very fast..:/

  70. Reaper534
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    bt i payed for the cut hahahaha

  71. kelly226
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    hahaha well thats not much of a win..:P

  72. Reaper534
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    i payed by grandma 5 to cut it and mabe 7

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