Loss of taste.

Q: I cannot experience the real taste of food that I consume. What is the cause?

A: Loss of taste also can involve loss of smell. Many people experience a temporary decrease in taste with a bad cold and congestion. There are more serious conditions that also cause a loss of taste.  You need to be evaluated by a doctor. To learn more about taste disorders go to this article on Taste Disorders at the National Institutes of Deafness and Other Communications Disorders website.

Further Reading:
Disorders of Taste and Smell – Medscape.com
Smell and Taste Disorders: A Primary Care Approach – AAFP.com

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