7 Body Odour You Should Never Ignore

7 Body Odour You Should Never Ignore


Ilori Titilayo

We Human beings are capable of producing less than unpleasant body odors.

Usually, these odours are quite harmless, provided you are not standing right next to someone, which we know it’s not possible.

For how long will you be standing alone and how many times do you want to shower in a day

The best thing is to know what causes this odour and tackle it once and for all

1.  Once you hear the word “fruity breath”  you may say the word sound kinda nice

But trust me it doesn’t, it may actually be a sign of something serious.

The condition of diabetic ketoacidosis (KDA) causes a lack of insulin and a spike in blood sugar levels.

It forces the body to burn primarily fatty acids for energy, causing a buildup of acidic ketones.

An odour that smells like fruity may indicate a severe (potentially life-threatening) health problem.

If the symptom is accompanied by vomiting, frequent urination,  or abdominal pain. Then you should visit a doctor.

2. Someone who has used a pair of athletic shoes for an extended period of time will attest to their smelly nature.

But when this smell resembles that of your feet that is when you should pay close attention.

Foot and chronic shoe odor is often a symptom of a bacterial and fungal infection

Which can erode the webbing of your skin?

3.poop with a very strong smell, okay, let’s try to make this one quick, shall we?

If the small intestines do not produce enough lactase, a digestive enzyme.

It cannot properly digest lactose a sugar found in most dairy products. Lactose goes directly into the colon as opposed to

Malabsorption is what causes the foul-smelling stool and gas and not to mention the dreaded bloat that often comes with these body odors.

Always check things out with your doctor, who can determine if any intestinal complications are to blame.

4. The smell of urine can change from time to time, its normal.

This might be caused by dehydration, it causes a higher concentration of minerals to pass with less liquid.

As long as you stay adequately hydrated, the smell will become a non-issue.

When bacteria invade the urinary tract, our pee can smell bad.

Disgusting smelling urine that is also cloudy or bloody may be a sign of urinary tract infection.

This is usually treated with antibiotics. Make sure you Stay hydrated, getting vitamin C, and taking probiotics may help prevent the condition.

5. If you brush your teeth, dental floss, mouthwash and all of that, and still can’t seem to get rid of bad breath, you could be dealing with sleep apnea or some other sleeping disorder.

Did you know that sleep apnea can cause someone to breathe heavily through the mouth throughout the night?

Which causes excessively dry mouth, and is the leading cause of complications with bad breath.

Poor sleep quality and also sleep apnea, in general, has been linked to severe conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, and high blood pressure.

Treatments are available that will open the airways and provide a more restful sleep,

Please see a doctor to rule out any of the conditions mentioned above.

6. Sweat doesn’t have a lovely smell, but it shouldn’t smell like road kill either.

The armpit can emit a strong scent, this is normal, nothing should smell out of the ordinary.

7. It is normal for the vagina to emit a slightly acidic odor; a smell that isn’t usually detectable.

If you notice a very sour fishy or stale smell around your vaginal area, it could be a sign of bacterial vaginosis

Bacterial vaginosis is an inflammation of the vagina, caused by the overgrowth of the natural bacteria Gardnerella.

It is very common, and it’s affecting nearly 30 percent of women.

Note:  if you notice any foul smell coming from any part of your body, please see a doctor.

7 Body Odour You Should Never Ignore
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