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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.

Putting words to smells: an important part of smell training

Putting words to smells: an important part of smell training

Learning how to describe smells is an important part of smell training. 

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.  

Smelling mindfully, or how to ditch the negative thoughts about anosmia

Smelling mindfully, or how to ditch the negative thoughts about anosmia

Why smell training is in itself a mindfulness exercise

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. 

Nasal rinsing

Nasal rinsing

A guide to nasal rinse bottles

Administering nose drops

Administering nose drops

A guide to administering nose drops