Feature

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Island Scene: Smell loss important signal

A loss of sense of smell could signal a more serious health condition, such as … [Read More...]

Noteable

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Island Scene: Smell loss important signal

A loss of sense of smell could signal a more serious health condition, such as … [Read More...]

Contraceptives erase natural odor signals

There is a growing body of evidence that suggests birth control pills and other … [Read More...]

Do scented candles cause harm?

Are scented candles harmful? A recent study suggests that cheaper candles made … [Read More...]

Fragrance makes nightclubbers party harder

Music and lights are the typical mood modifiers found in nightclubs, but … [Read More...]

Science

Most Americans are highly self-conscious of our bodies' natural odors, and we pay dearly to mask them, to the tune of about 2 billion dollars per year in the US.

Most Americans self-conscious of body odor

The Scentinelle has a way of striking family and friends awkward feelings about their body odors. Some have expressed worry or shame … [Read More...]

Policy

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How to ask for a fragrance policy

Want to approach an agency, business, faith community, or healthcare facility and ask them consider starting a fragrance policy? Follow … [Read More...]

Riffs

Signs of an olfactory comeback

I have all but given up on my fierce olfactory sense returning. But then something strange happened. I was on an airplane a few days … [Read More...]