"I can't taste"

An interview with Professor Thomas Hummel of the Interdisciplinary Center for Smell and Taste in Dresden, Germany

An interview with Professor Thomas Hummel of the Interdisciplinary Center for Smell and Taste in Dresden, Germany

An interview with Professor Thomas Hummel, leading scientist in smell and taste research and director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Smell and Taste at the Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden on the current state of smell loss treatment.

How to sniff? Two techniques for post-anosmics

How to sniff? Two techniques for post-anosmics

Two sniffing techniques that help me get more information when I try to smell something.

Thinking about smell: the power of three

Thinking about smell: the power of three

What's the most important part of smell training? Thinking about smell. Why comparing three things helps.  

Two ways to smell? And what is flavour? Try this test.

Two ways to smell? And what is flavour? Try this test.

Learn about two different ways to smell, and how flavour is the combination of what happens on your tongue and in your nose. 

The method: A.T.TN, a three part smell training program

The method: A.T.TN, a three part smell training program

The three part method for smell training: Assess, Train, Take note. 

Reawakening smell

Reawakening smell

A perfumery course helped me to understand the importance of smell training in my journey back from anosmia. 

Nasal rinsing

Nasal rinsing

A guide to nasal rinse bottles

Administering nose drops

Administering nose drops

A guide to administering nose drops