Everybody has body odor, some more than others. This website is for those who have strong, chronic body odor and are trying to find an end to this torture. I have compiled my research in this web to help as much as possible. There is no definite remedy for everybody, but the concrete information in this web will facilitate your search to find a cure.
With the abuse of antibiotics the number of adults and children suffering of bo will be growing. This summer alone I have encountered 5 different individuals who had bo. Three of them had fecal bo, two of them had armpit odor. Only one of them was overweight, which eliminates the belief that only overweight people emanate bad smell. Actually most of the sufferers are in between the normal weight range.
Body odor may be due to serious illness. There are individuals who have received it from their parents. Scientists have found the genetic mutation responsible for fish-odor syndrome, a rare condition which causes individuals to emit an odor similar to rotting fish. It could be due to kidney disease, fungal infections liver disease etc. If you take some strong medicines then the smell of those medicines may be present in your body odor. Diabetic patients may smell of fruit or acetone because of insulin that they take. If you drink alcohol, smoke cigarette or cigar you will have an unpleasant body odor. Lack of vitamins & minerals play a role too. In the majority of people the unpleasant odor is specially due to bacteria present in the sweat. In some cases poor hygiene is the most common reason for body odor.
Body odor and chronic halitosis may be signs of intestinal toxicity (various toxins in the gastrointestinal tract.) These are absorbed into the bloodstream and cause bloating, flatulence, diarrhea, constipation, body odor, and halitosis. There is a direct relation between unhealthy food and body odor. Garlic, onion are very known, but people should know that refined sugar, white flour, red meat, hydrogenated oils, alcohol and other processed foods have a major influence.
Bo sufferers have a life of constant fear. This is literally destroying their life, to the point that they have constant suicidal thoughts. Why to live if people reject you? Let me tell you, it is worst to give up. Fight and you will find the answer.