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lolly

  • 2 years ago

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

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  1. ashlynn143
    • 2 years ago
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    i dont know

  2. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    me neither....

  3. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    i pretty sure u can bt i dont really know

  4. ashlynn143
    • 2 years ago
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    i never thought about it

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

  6. Frostbite
    • 2 years ago
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    It is all about receptors :)

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

  8. ashlynn143
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    lol

  9. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    lol lolly:)

  10. Frostbite
    • 2 years 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
    • 2 years ago
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    wow big words

  12. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    ooooh weird...

  13. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    hey lolly blow ur nose

  14. Frostbite
    • 2 years 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
    • 2 years ago
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    lol

  16. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    or eat a halls tht works for me

  17. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    reaper..you dont think i already tried that?

  18. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    just chew em up?!

  19. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    ooh ima get some halls..brb!!

  20. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    no not really

  21. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    LOLLY! I STUCK UR HALL IN UR NIKIE!! member??

  22. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    i think its still there:)

  23. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    hahah yup i found it..:)

  24. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    lol!!!!

  25. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    wat about vaporud

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

  27. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    I CANT TASTE THE HALLS!!!

  28. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    awww..... its no hope!!!

  29. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    wow.. u must be REALLY plugged..:/

  30. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    oh wait...its kinda workin...

  31. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    lol

  32. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    blow ur nose like u never blown b 4

  33. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    hahaha but it huuuuurts!!!

  34. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    but dont honk!! it makes it wooorse!

  35. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    honk.

  36. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    so wat if it hurt blow woman

  37. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    jst like my shirt says GET SOMEEEE

  38. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    NO LOLLY!!

  39. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    get some what? tissues?

  40. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    u dont get it did u see my shirt

  41. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    get some spongebob?

  42. Carter15
    • 2 years ago
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    haha

  43. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    im literaly holding it up for u

  44. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    lol

  45. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    hahaha

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

  47. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    :D

  48. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    ohh lolly

  49. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    i know wat to do

  50. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    reaper....

  51. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    what?!!!

  52. Reaper534
    • 2 years 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
    • 2 years ago
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    dont give me attitude

  54. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    jk

  55. lolly
    • 2 years 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
    • 2 years ago
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    yeah some how dr oz is a great dr

  57. lolly
    • 2 years ago
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    haha well hes a DR sooo...

  58. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    bt still it works 4 me so y not u

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

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

  61. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    jk

  62. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    see my hair

  63. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    my parents want me to cut it

  64. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    really? hmm.. u should keep it:)

  65. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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    ik

  66. ermehgerdnerd
    • 2 years 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
    • 2 years ago
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    one time they paid me to cut my hair

  68. kelly226
    • 2 years ago
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    really? lol niice:)

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

  70. Reaper534
    • 2 years ago
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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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