The Sense Of TasteSubscription
This article continues our series on the senses and looks at the sense of taste, or gustation.
Sense of smellSubscription
Author Marion Richardson, BD, DipN, Cert Ed, RNT, RN, is principal lecturer, University of Hertfordshire. This article continues our series on the senses and looks at the sense of smell. Our sense of smell, or olfactory sense, allows us to detect small differences in odours. Smell may be an aid to survival as many noxious volatile materials have their own characteristic smell (Allan, 2005). It certainly appears to be involved in sexual attraction as we, like man