The smell of newborn babies may be as addictive as the smell of food or drugs for moms, a new study reveals.
Researchers found that melanoma, one of the deadliest kinds of skin cancer, could potentially be diagnosed via an odor test.
Sight can sometimes overpower taste and smell in determining the taste and allure of food, scientists claim.
Researchers found that the presence of a high concentration of methane and hydrogen determined through a breath test can indicate one's risks for developing obesity.
In many human societies, there are laws put in place to combat any likelihood of incest.
Besides being annoying, bugs and self-absorbed narcissists now have another thing in common: both spend a lot of time grooming themselves.
A strong sense of smell is apparently the secret behind a happy and lasting relationship, scientists claim. While it is believed that for two people to be drawn towards each other and stay together, they need to look pleasing to each other, a new research says that it is also important that people smell good to each other and to themselves. According to the new study, the presence or absence of a good sense of smell can make or break relationships.
Using gene therapy experimentation, scientists have for the first time restored the sense of smell in mice with congenital anosmia.