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Question posted by Donna
Which is better in promoting the good bacteria and making sure the bad ones don't grow: disposable cotton underarm pads, a used (but washed) cotton shirt, or a brand new cotton shirt? Thank you!
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Question posted by Stephen Santua
Does my armpit causes myself and other to sneeze? It really bothers my social life.
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Question posted by Jill C
Why is an onion odor so prevalent among odorous armpits? does this type of bad bacteria take over the easiest?
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Question posted by Kate
Hello! I am a 28 y/o female in Austin, TX. Up until a few months ago, I never had problems with body odor. After working out or sweating outside, my armpits would produce a smell, but nothing out of the ordinary. In April of 2017, I began to notice a few symptoms begin all at once. I began have chronic flank/kidney pain on both sides, frequent urination as I went to bed in the evening, and, the worst of all, extremely bad armpit odor. Since this began it has been almost a nonstop problem. I'm not saying every once in a while, but it has been constant and both armpits smell like an onion. The smell cannot even be washed away at this point. Vinegar helps temporarily but it always returns. Thoughts on the kidney connection?
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Question posted by Minnie
Hello Dr. Armpit, Any thoughts on how Nathalie Tufenkji's research on cell walls and maple syrup extract could be used to access apocrine glands with antibiotics?
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Question posted by Aaron
armpits have been giving off a strong weed like/skunky smell. this started about a month ago. ive scrubbed and scrubbed in the shower with soap. apply deodorant and after all of that i still smell. this smell just wont go away so i imagine it has to be some bacteria. i dont know what to do the smell just persists
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Question posted by Aimee
Dear Dr Armpit, Recently I read that you are working on a bottle with the good bacteria inside so, people can buy it and be odorfree for some days/weeks. Are you able to tell when it will be in stores (if it will come in stores of course)? Hoping to hear from you. Thanking you in advance. KR Aimee
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Question posted by Jane
Is there one or more substances that you have realized can permeate the sweat glands and hair roots easier and not just act topically? Thanks
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Question posted by Hopeful4cure
Firstly , thank you for everything you do Doc, you have given me hope for the future at a time when I had none. Thank you!! My questions is: to help control or reduce the odor until we get a solution, are there any particular anti-bacterial solutions you think are most effective? Like I've seen Neosporin or baking soda, is there anything more you recommend! Thank you for your time!
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Question posted by Beth
Dear Dr.Armpit. Thank you so much for your thorough and creative approach to malodour, and for giving myself and other B.O sufferers courage to go on after facing so many disappointments. I have some questions regarding the experiment using bacterial transplantion. Obviously, you would get the best results if the whole process was supervised by a team of trained scientists, but if I was to do some experimenting on my own, how would I go forward with this? Would rubbing my armpits with my sweeter-smelling mother og sister`s (not twin) sweaty t-shirts do? How "fresh" should this sweat be? You also mentioned another possibility in an earlier post in this Q&A; rubbing some of one`s own sweat from less smelly body parts with apocrine sweat glands, into the armpits. Could this actually work, and which parts are most likely to provide the required amount of "good" bacteria needed, if you were to take a guess? All the best, Beth
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Question posted by Hot Pants
HELP! When I consume large quantities of malt liquor my armpits (right one especially) smell rank. I also often consume large quantities of cheap vodka with the malt liquor. Could that have something to do with it? Thanks for your prompt attention to this matter!
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Question posted by jane
how can i wash out my bacteria on armpit roots please help me i was infected please help me.
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Question posted by shayla
How to use antibiotic on armpit? When I stop using ?
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Question posted by peter Bailey
I have strong odor on my armpit and I use deodorant still have it what should I do Doctor please help me.im a lonely because of it.I think I should kill myself. Please help me
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Question posted by LindaSays
I just wanted to say thank you for your hard work & all that you do to find a cure for people who suffer with this condition everyday, like me. Having the odor has had a negative impact on my life. Friends and colleagues have been cruel & I have gotten to a sad point in my life, but you've given me hope. Thank you again!!
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Question posted by Fiona
Hi Dr. Armpit - I know that I ou are quite busy st the moment. Just wondering if you still answer questions? Thanks.
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Question posted by Cassandra Thick
Why does only my right armpit smell
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Question posted by Patty
Hi My armpits smell like onion, Specially when I get too nervous it's embarrassing I smell it I wonder if other people smell it as well. I'm getting treated for hair laser removal and it's so embarrassing when I go and I'm not wearing any deodorant, I read that deodorant Donna Karen it works like magic, well I went to Macy's today to buy it, $28 dollars we'll see if it works. What really works on me is the baking soda I don't like to use it all the time because I don't know if it's healthy or not, I put on my deodorant and a bit of the baking soda and that really works for me but like I said I don't use it every day. I just want to be a normal lady. Do men suffer from the onion smell?
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Question posted by Lydia
Hello! I just wanted to know whether you are still researching armpit odor and how to lessen it when deodorants and antiperspirants do nothing. Thank you
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Question posted by Nyshyera
How do I stop my underarm from sweating? I sweat after shower with deodorant on. I just sweat period no matter what I'm doin how do I get the sweating to stop?
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