COVID and smell loss, what the science says


Noah Baker and Lauren Wolf focus on the curious lack of odor attributable to COVID

One of the curious signs of COVID-19 is the lack of odor and style. For many, this phenomenon is brief lived, however for a lot of around the globe the symptom can persist for months and even years after the an infection has cleared. As soon as a tell-tale signal of an infection, this sensory disruption is now turning into characterised as a continual drawback and scientists are solely not too long ago getting clear solutions concerning the mechanisms behind it. On this episode of Coronapod, we dig into the latest research on the causes of odor loss after an infection with SARS-CoV-2, in addition to the remedies scientists are proposing to sort out it.

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