“You are as you smell” – insights from a passionate smell and taste doctor

Last week after Johnny got a flu shot, a listener said she lost her ability to smell and taste after a bad bout with the flu. Another listener recommended Dr. Alan Hirsch, founder of the Smell and Taste Research Lab in Chicago. Johnny and Buzz talk to Dr. Hirsch about the frequency of this problem, extreme cases, why the Japanese have the worst ability to smell, and more.


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