If your sense of smell let you down any time over the last 18 months it was probably because you were a victim of the coronavirus.
But COVID-19 isn’t the only reason you can lose your ability to smell. It can also signal the onset of Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease.
So, being able to test this successfully would not only help track the recovery of COVID-19 patients, but also help physicians spot neurodegenerative conditions at an early stage.
Scientists from the United Kingdom say they’ve developed just such a test. What’s more, it will soon be available for at-home use.
The link between losing […]