body odour

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Synonyms for body odour

malodorousness resulting from a failure to bathe

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In a study published in 2015, also by the University of York, British scientists identified the bug behind body odour.
[U.S.A.], May 15 ( ANI ): Turns out, an altered body odour can indicate a specific infection among humans.
Spicy curries as well as those dishes laden with garlic and onion, cruciferous vegetables like cauliflower/broccoli, red meat and some varieties of cheeses are best avoided during summer as they contain volatile organic aromatic compounds that are released via sweat and give rise to bad body odours.
Or talk about a fictitious friend who has this problem with personal hygiene and how you have tried every possible way of letting the pal know that his body odour is offensive and how your advice finally struck home.
Body odour depends on where the excess sweating occurs and which type of sweat glands are involved.
Sweating and body odour are facts of life for most people.
With growing consumer awareness of body odour, demand for deodorants is expected to remain strong.
They suggest some people may have developed a body odour that is less attractive to mosquitoes, which could then have been handed down through natural selection of favourable genes, as it would protect against diseases such as dengue fever and malaria.
Research from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine found, for the first time, an underlying genetic component to how attractive we are to mosquitoes and this is likely to be caused by genetic control of our body odour.
There's much more to body odour than passing asniff test
As well as being annoyed by children on flights, travellers also complained of people with bad body odour. Overall, 69% of those surveyed said planes should have child-free zones, with 30% saying such areas should be installed on long-haul and short-haul flights.
Matching flowers and body odour for your special someone.
Considering Bahrain's hot climate, it is normal that we all sweat and it produces body odour.
QA FEMALE colleague of mine has a real problem with body odour.