I'm so depressed.
Turns out that because of me fainting (syncope) on the 24th, hitting my head twice (both front and back), I developed something called anosmia...
I can't smell a thing. And therefore I can't taste whatever I eat.
I can't believe this is happening. Because of a stupid fall??? Really??? What have I done to deserve this? I never fainted in my life before. WTH!
I'm angry, sad and frustrated.
Read online and the recover seems a matter of luck, but I will help luck by taking Alpha Lipoid Acid, which I started on yesterday, 200 2-3 times a day.
Oh my. I swear I would prefer to be fat again than to lose my sense of smell. Hell on Earth. This is what this is. :(
Deep down I am not 100% sure it was the heat injury, but it would be too much a coincidence if not. I read thyroid meds can cause it (mainly Synthroid and generics but who knows for sure...)
If you know what I can do to help this situation, PLEASE let me know. Going to a ENT specialist when my insurance is reinstated in a couple of weeks.
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