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lolly
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how come when your nose is plugged, you cant taste anything?
 one year ago
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lolly Group Title
how come when your nose is plugged, you cant taste anything?
 one year ago
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i dont know
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
me neither....
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i pretty sure u can bt i dont really know
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i never thought about it
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
cuz im sick and my nose is plugged and i cant taste anything....
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Frostbite Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It is all about receptors :)
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
its horrible..i couldnt taste my mac and cheese...:(
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
lol lolly:)
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Frostbite Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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 :)
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
wow big words
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
ooooh weird...
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hey lolly blow ur nose
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Frostbite Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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. 130137
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
or eat a halls tht works for me
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
reaper..you dont think i already tried that?
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
just chew em up?!
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
ooh ima get some halls..brb!!
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
no not really
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
LOLLY! I STUCK UR HALL IN UR NIKIE!! member??
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i think its still there:)
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hahah yup i found it..:)
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
wat about vaporud
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Frostbite Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You could eat some zinc.... it have a good effect on the sense of taste
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I CANT TASTE THE HALLS!!!
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
awww..... its no hope!!!
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
wow.. u must be REALLY plugged..:/
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
oh wait...its kinda workin...
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
blow ur nose like u never blown b 4
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hahaha but it huuuuurts!!!
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
but dont honk!! it makes it wooorse!
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
so wat if it hurt blow woman
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
jst like my shirt says GET SOMEEEE
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
NO LOLLY!!
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
get some what? tissues?
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
u dont get it did u see my shirt
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
get some spongebob?
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
im literaly holding it up for u
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
u want me to use ur shirt? hmmm im good..lol
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
ohh lolly
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i know wat to do
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
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
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
dont give me attitude
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
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:)
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yeah some how dr oz is a great dr
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
haha well hes a DR sooo...
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
bt still it works 4 me so y not u
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lolly Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
it would prob work... but for now the cough drop is doin fine..
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
dont wory yes it hot bt it wont make a fire :D
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
see my hair
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
my parents want me to cut it
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
really? hmm.. u should keep it:)
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ermehgerdnerd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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.)
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
one time they paid me to cut my hair
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
really? lol niice:)
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
my hair and my nails dont grow very fast..:/
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
bt i payed for the cut hahahaha
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kelly226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hahaha well thats not much of a win..:P
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Reaper534 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i payed by grandma 5 to cut it and mabe 7
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