WONDER #1619: Why Do People Get Headaches from Certain Scents?

Question 1 of 3

If you get a headache when you smell a strong perfume, you may have what type of sensitivity?

  1. taste
  2. hearing
  3. fragrance
  4. touch

Question 2 of 3

Fragrance sensitivities can cause headaches and other symptoms similar to what type of reaction?

  1. allergic
  2. non-specific
  3. chemical
  4. natural

Question 3 of 3

Is it possible to get a headache from a product that is unscented?

  1. no
  2. yes
  3. always
  4. never

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