Why Losing Your Sense of Smell With Covid-19 Is So Traumatizing
Most people recover their sense of smell after Covid-19. But months on, some are still nose blind with distressing effects. — Eight weeks after giving birth to her daughter in late December, Kelly De-Gol displayed mild symptoms of Covid-19, accompanied by a complete loss of smell. Though she wasn’t officially tested at the time, as smell loss was a relatively unknown symptom, she later tested positive for Covid-19 antibodies.