FitQuiz: Is Body Odour Linked to Your Weight, Gender?
However can factors like body weight, age, health and medication affect the way you smell?
However can factors like body weight, age, health and medication affect the way you smell?(Photo: iStockphoto)

FitQuiz: Is Body Odour Linked to Your Weight, Gender?

Sweat glands in the human body are found near hair follicles, genitals, underarms and on scalp. However it’s not the glands which cause body odour. Sweat itself is virtually odourless in humans. It is only when it comes in contact with bacteria and undergoes a chemical reaction that the process leads to a foul odour. All body odours are unique and specific to every individual.

However can factors like body weight, age, health and medication affect the way you smell? What is the cure to stinking feet? Do moist condition lead to more body odour?

Find all the answers in this FitQuiz.

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