We understand how important knowledge is for people who want to find out more about smell and taste. Below you will find a collection of useful research, news, links, books and articles that will be updated on a regular basis. We hope you find this resource both interesting and helpful – if you have any suggestions of additions that we should include, do let us know: info@fifthsense.org.uk

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18 March 2021Anosmia treatment by platelet rich plasma injectionAnosmia, Anxiety, Emotions, Hyposmia, Information, Parosmia, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Olfactory dysfunction and sinonasal symptomatology in COVID-19: 3 prevalence, severity, timing and associated characteristicsAnosmia, COVID-19, Hyposmia, Study, TasteClick Here
18 March 2021COVID-19: Linking loss of smell, depression, and anxietyAnxiety, COVID-19, Depression, Hyposmia, Post-Viralclick here
18 March 2021Visual-OLfactory Training in Participants With COVID-19 Resultant Loss of Smell (VOLT)Ageusia, Anosmia, COVID-19, Dysosmia, Hypogeusia, Hyposmia, Parosmia, Smell training, Studyclick here 
18 March 2021Pathophysiology of Olfactory Disorders and Potential Treatment StrategiesAnosmia, Information, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Distorted Odorant Perception Analysis of a Series of 56 Patients With ParosmiaAnosmia, Information, Parosmia, Recovery, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Retronasal testing of olfactory function: an investigation and comparison in seven countriesAnosmia, Emotions, Information, Sociological, Study, Tasteclick here
18 March 2021Recovery of Olfactory Function Induces Neuroplasticity Effects in Patients with Smell LossAnosmia, Recovery, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021The Impact of Olfactory Disorders in the United KingdomAnosmia, Anxiety, Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Depression, Dysosmia, Emotions, Head Injury, Hyposmia, Information, Memory, Post-Viral, Psychological, Recovery, Smell training, Sociological, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Altered Quality of Life and Psychological Health (SCL-90-R) in Patients With Chronic Rhinosinusitis With Nasal PolypsAnosmia, Anxiety, Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Depression, Emotions, Information, Nasal Polyps, Psychological, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021Olfactory function and the social lives of older adults: a matter of sexAnosmia, Anxiety, Emotions, Information, Initmate Relationships, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Effects of chronic peripheral olfactory loss on functional brain networksAnosmia, Information, Post-Viral, Recovery, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021The effect of olfactory training on the odor threshold in patients with traumatic anosmiaAnosmia, Dysosmia, Emotions, Head Injury, Information, Recovery, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Olfactory Training Using Heavy and Light Weight Molecule OdorsAnosmia, Dysosmia, Recovery, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Changes in olfactory bulb volume following lateralized olfactory trainingAnosmia, Hyposmia, Information, Recovery, Smell training, Study, Treatmentclick here
18 March 2021Exposure to odours improves olfactory function in healthy childrenAnosmia, Information, Recovery, Smell regained, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Olfactory training induces changes in regional functional connectivity in patients with long-term smell lossAnosmia, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Olfactory Bulb Magnetic Resonance Imaging in SARS-CoV-2-Induced Anosmia: The First ReportAnosmia, COVID-19click here
18 March 2021Why do scents, smells and fragrances affect your mood? An aromatherapist explainsAnxiety, Article, Emotions, Information, Memory, Psychologicalclick here
18 March 2021Management of new onset loss of sense of smell during the COVID‐19 pandemic ‐ BRS Consensus GuidelinesAnosmia, COVID-19, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Recovery of olfactory function after nine years of post-traumatic anosmia: a case reportAnosmia, Emotions, Head Injury, Psychological, Recovery, Safety, Smell regained, Sociological, Success storyclick here
18 March 2021Coronaviruses and the Chemical Senses: Past, Present, and FutureAnosmia, COVID-19, Depression, Information, Recovery, Studyclick here
18 March 2021SARS-CoV-2: Olfaction, Brain Infection, and the Urgent Need for Clinical Samples Allowing Earlier Virus DetectionAnosmia, COVID-19, Information, Parosmia, Safety, Studyclick here
18 March 2021What is it like to live without taste or smell?Anosmia, Anxiety, Depression, Emotions, Personal Story, Psychological, Safety, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021When I lost my sense of smell, I felt devastated. I was trapped in a cocoon of empty airAnosmia, Anxiety, Depression, Emotions, Hyposmia, Memory, Personal Story, Psychological, Safety, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021Can People Really Smell Fear?Anxiety, Emotions, Memory, Psychological, Safety, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021The Nose That Never KnowsAlzheimer’s disease, Anosmia, Anxiety, Depression, Emotions, Head Injury, Hyposmia, Information, Memory, Parosmia, Psychological, Safety, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021Anosmia, the disability of being ‘noseblind’, is no laughing matterAlzheimer’s disease, Anosmia, Anxiety, Depression, Emotions, Parosmia, Psychological, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021Assessing the Impact of Anosmia: Review of a Questionnaire’s FindingsAnosmia, Anxiety, Depression, Emotions, Hyposmia, Information, Memory, Psychological, Sociological, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Are humans constantly but subconsciously smelling themselves?Emotions, Memory, Psychological, Safety, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021Could Smell Be a Measure of Consciousness?Anxiety, Depression, Emotions, Psychological, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021Anosmia Stinks: When You Lose Your Sense of SmellAgeusia, Anosmia, COVID-19, Hypogeusia, Hyposmia, Parosmiaclick here
18 March 2021What makes something smell good or bad?Information, Memory, Safetyclick here
18 March 2021Anosmia now on the Covid-19 symptom listCOVID-19, Informationclick here
18 March 2021Synthetic odours created by activating brain cells help neuroscientists understand how smell worksInformation, Synthetic odours, Technologyclick here
18 March 2021This Lickable Screen Can Recreate Almost Any Taste or Flavor Without Eating FoodTaste, Technologyclick here
18 March 2021Alzheimer’s Disease: What Can We Learn From the Peripheral Olfactory System?Alzheimer’s disease, Anosmiaclick here
18 March 2021What is smell training?Anosmia, Parosmia, Smell trainingclick here
18 March 2021The Pocket Smell TestAnosmia, Smell trainingclick here
18 March 2021How to assess olfactory performance with the Sniffin’ Sticks test®Anosmia, Parosmia, Smell trainingclick here
18 March 2021Olfactory training ball improves adherence and olfactory outcomes in post-infectious olfactory dysfunctionAnosmia, Parosmia, Smell regained, Smell trainingclick here
18 March 2021This Is What It’s Like to Live in a World Without SmellAnosmia, Head Injury, Parosmia, Videoclick here
18 March 2021How do we smell? – Rose EvelethAnosmia, Parosmia, Videoclick here
18 March 2021Post-traumatic anosmia in patients with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI): A systematic and illustrated reviewAnosmia, Head Injuryclick here
18 March 2021Olfactory sniffing signals consciousness in unresponsive patients with brain injuriesHead Injury, Psychological, Recovery, Study, Technologyclick here
18 March 2021COVID-19: Anosmia Predictive of Less Severe InfectionAnosmia, COVID-19click here 
18 March 2021UEA researcher finds link that large proportion of NHS staff may have had coronavirusAnosmia, COVID-19, Informationclick here
18 March 2021Study helps explain how COVID-19 causes anosmiaAnosmia, COVID-19, Information, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Scientists think they’ve identified how COVID-19 causes patients to lose their sense of smellAnosmia, Article, COVID-19, Informationclick here
18 March 2021Is this why COVID-19 patients lose their sense of smell?Anosmia, Article, COVID-19, Informationclick here
18 March 2021Coronavirus: Scientists discover why COVID-19 causes loss of smellAnosmia, Article, COVID-19, Informationclick here
18 March 2021Many COVID-19 patients lost their sense of smell. Will they get it back?Alzheimer’s disease, Anosmia, Article, COVID-19, Information, Recovery, Smell trainingclick here 
18 March 2021Coronavirus Smell Loss ‘Different From Cold and Flu’COVID-19click here
18 March 2021We Thought It Was Just a Respiratory VirusAnosmia, Article, COVID-19, Information

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18 March 2021An Analysis of Three COVID-19 Outbreaks: How They Happened and How They Can be AvoidedArticle, COVID-19, Information, Safety, Sociologicalclick here
18 March 2021Will there be a second wave of COVID-19?COVID-19, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Fergus Walsh: Was coronavirus here earlier than we thought?Anosmia, Article, COVID-19, Informationclick here
18 March 2021Science in Action : The Medical Complexity of Covid -19COVID-19Click Here 
18 March 2021Neuropathogenesis and Neurologic Manifestations of the Coronaviruses in the Age of Coronavirus Disease 2019Anosmia, COVID-19, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Smell Loss: A Neuroprotective Mechanism Against Covid-19Article, COVID-19click here
18 March 2021Coronavirus survivors say they haven’t gotten their senses of smell and taste back MONTHS after clearing the infectionCOVID-19click here
18 March 2021Why does Coronavirus make people lose their sense of smell?Article, COVID-19, Informationclick here
18 March 2021How Long Does a Loss of Smell and Taste Last After Coronavirus? Doctors Say It VariesAnosmia, Article, COVID-19, Smell training, Tasteclick here
18 March 2021COVID-19, smell and taste – how is COVID-19 different from other respiratory diseases?COVID-19click here
18 March 2021Study confirms loss of smell and taste as a symptom of COVID-19COVID-19click here 
18 March 2021More than just smell -COVID-19 is associated with severe impairment of smell, taste, and chemesthesisCOVID-19click here 
18 March 2021COVID-19 & the Loss of Smell and TasteCOVID-19click here
18 March 2021Changing the Conversation & Advancing Smell Loss ResearchCOVID-19click here
18 March 2021Rediscovering Wine After Covid-19COVID-19click here
18 March 2021Coronavirus Patients Lose Senses of Taste, Smell—and Haven’t Gotten Them BackCOVID-19click here
18 March 2021Olfactory Dysfunction in COVID-19 Diagnosis and ManagementCOVID-19click here 
18 March 2021Management of New Onset Anosmia in the COVID Pandemic: BRS Consensus GuidelinesCOVID-19click here 
18 March 2021Changes To Smell and Taste During COVID-19 Pandemic SurveyCOVID-19click here 
18 March 2021Coronavirus symptoms: UK adds loss of smell and taste to listCOVID-19click here
18 March 2021‘Weird as hell’: the Covid-19 patients who have symptoms for monthsCOVID-19click here
18 March 2021Investigators Ramp Up Research On Loss of Smell As Early Symptom of COVID-19Anosmia, COVID-19, Parosmia, Recovery, Studyclick here
18 March 2021Coronavirus: Why are loss of smell and taste symptoms of Covid-19?Anosmia, COVID-19, Information, Parosmia, Psychological, Recoveryclick here
18 March 2021Carl Philpott UKSN presentation on Coronavirus and Anosmia 30.4.20Anosmia, COVID-19, Information, Parosmia, Videoclick here 
18 March 2021Heroes of the pandemic: Canadian professor has a peanut butter sniff test to combat COVID-19Anosmia, COVID-19, Information, Parosmia, Smell training, Studyclick here
18 March 2021A Questionnaire For People Who Lived Without a Sense of Smell Before COVID-19COVID-19, Information, Questionnaire, Studyclick here 
18 March 2021Most common symptoms of COVIDAnosmia, COVID-19, Information, Parosmia, Recovery, Studyclick here