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Blog Posts in July, 2016

  • Problems with Taste

    || 19-Jul-2016

    As a continuation of our series on Healthy Aging in 2016, today’s post will discuss the ways that taste can be affected by age. When we get older, our taste changes. Although you were born with approximately 10,000 taste buds, over time those taste buds may decrease and diminish in size. In addition, age-related impairment of your sense of smell can change your ability to enjoy food and ...
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  • It is normal to experience a broad range of changes as our minds and bodies age. Some are good, but some present challenges. Some of these changes have to do with our physicality and strength while others affect our mind and memory. Others yet have to do with our senses. Changes in the senses of smell, touch, and taste are a common result of aging because nerve endings and taste buds diminish with ...
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