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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ageusia

Ageusia is the loss of taste functions of the tongue, particularly the inability to detect sweetness, ... Local damage and inflammation that interferes with the taste buds or local nervous system such as that stemming ... Other known causes include loss of taste sensitivity from aging (causing a difficulty detecting salty or bitter ...

www.healthline.com/health/taste-impaired

Aug 8, 2016 ... Most people only experience impaired taste temporarily. ... There are many possible causes for an impaired sense of taste. ... Most people only experience impaired taste temporarily, and only lose part of their ability to taste. ... In some cases, your taste buds may be functioning just fine, but your sense of ...

www.nidcd.nih.gov/health/taste-disorders

May 12, 2017 ... What causes taste disorders? ... Many of the small bumps on the tip of your tongue contain taste buds. ... Among the causes of taste problems are: ... For example, people who lose their sense of taste because of respiratory ...

www.clinicaladvisor.com/features/dont-ignore-the-loss-of-taste-and-smell/article/117209

Jun 1, 2007 ... It can cause malnutrition, marital discord, and other problems. ... I have problems there, though, because my family says my cooking is getting worse. ... Sensations arising from taste buds are mostly sweet, sour, bitter, or salty. ... Salty solutions led to different facial reactions and decreased sucking activity.

www.medicinenet.com/loss_of_taste_sensation/symptoms.htm

Dec 9, 2016 ... Learn about possible causes of loss of taste sensation, or ageusia, dysgeusia, or hypogeusia. Impaired taste may be caused by certain ...

www.medicinenet.com/taste_disorders/article.htm

Read about taste disorder causes, symptoms, treatment, and more. It's estimated that about 15% of adults may have a problem with their sense of taste.

www.webmd.boots.com/a-to-z-guides/loss-of-taste-ageusia

For people with a loss of taste, not only is there a concern about a lack of ... Taste receptor cells in the taste buds in our mouth and throat send signals to the taste ...

www.webmd.com/oral-health/tc/taste-changes-topic-overview

Taste changes may include the complete loss of taste (ageusia),partial loss of taste ... aging process and may be caused by: A decrease in the number of taste buds. ... A decreased amount of saliva or an increased stickiness of saliva. ... Other factors that may cause taste change include: ... Woman checking her bite in mirror ...

www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/healthy-aging/expert-answers/loss-of-taste-and-smell/faq-20058455

Nov 11, 2014 ... Is loss of taste and smell normal with aging — or could loss of taste and smell ... on quality of life, often leading to decreased appetite and poor nutrition. ... loss of taste and smell, some causes of impaired taste and smell are treatable. ... Mayo Clinic Guide to Integrative Medicine · Stop Osteoporosis in its ...