• body odor
  • Foot odor (or foot odour) is a type of body odor that affects the feet of humans and is generally considered to be an unpleasant smell. (wikipedia.org)
  • Employees say a co-worker with body odor is just as bad as one who takes credit for other people's ideas-and worse than listening to someone's loud personal calls or having food stolen from the office refrigerator. (shrm.org)
  • Overall, 39 percent of 2,000 male and female Americans surveyed by Fitness magazine and Shine.com, a website for women, said body odor and idea-stealing tied for first place on a list of common workplace pet peeves, according to a survey released Feb. 12, 2012. (shrm.org)
  • In a separate posting about an employee with body odor, another SHRM member agreed that a conversation is warranted but added, "say it pretty fast, in case you need to hold your breath! (shrm.org)
  • Andrea Ballard, SPHR, a former HR practitioner and owner of Expecting Change, LLC, a Washington state consultancy, said she once had to talk to an employee about body odor after co-workers complained. (shrm.org)
  • Very bad body odor or bad breath could, unfortunately (but not necessarily) be an indicator of an underlying disability," Lindeman said. (shrm.org)
  • People with this condition often misinterpret others' behaviors, e.g. sniffing, touching nose or opening a window, as being referential to an unpleasant body odor which in reality is non-existent and can not be detected by other people. (wikipedia.org)
  • The variants of taijin kyōfushō (shubo-kyofu "the phobia of a deformed body" and jikoshu-kyofu "fear of foul body odor") are listed under 300.3 (F42) "other specified obsessive compulsive and related disorders", and is about someone's fear that his or her body, or its functions, is offensive to other people. (wikipedia.org)
  • 17% of these individuals suffer from "the phobia of having foul body odor", the subtype termed jikoshu-kyofu. (wikipedia.org)
  • foot odor
  • Odor-Eaters is an American brand of foot-care products, specifically shoe insoles and foot powder, designed to reduce foot odor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Socks generally do not cause foot odor on their own, but when worn along with shoes, socks can help to trap the hair on the feet, especially on the toes, and may contribute to the odor's intensity by adding increased surface area in which the bacteria can thrive. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Given that socks directly contact the feet, their composition can affect foot odor. (wikipedia.org)
  • This may intensify foot odor, although polyester and nylon can help reduce blisters by keeping the perspiration away from the foot. (wikipedia.org)
  • If closed-toe shoes (such as ballet flats or pumps) must be worn without socks, the best prevention of foot odor is to slip the shoes off momentarily, at least part-way, whenever the feet start to feel "hot" or sweaty, to allow sweat to evaporate from the feet and shoes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Isovaleric acid (3-methyl butanoic acid) is the other source of foot odor and is a result of actions of the bacteria Staphylococcus epidermidis which are also present in several strong cheese types. (wikipedia.org)
  • Maintaining good foot hygiene is the best way to prevent foot odor as it eliminates odor causing bacteria and removes dead skin cells as well as sebum. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • In 2016 the brand launched a new collection, the "vita odor" collection under an updated visual identity. (wikipedia.org)
  • On May 15, 2016, Odor started another on-field brawl by punching Jose Bautista in the face during the eighth inning of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays, after Bautista slid into Odor at second base during a double play. (wikipedia.org)
  • offensive
  • If someone has an offensive odor, there is a little-known tactic that seems to get results: Talk to them," said one Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) member in response to a SHRM Online post about garlic breath. (shrm.org)
  • Olfactory reference syndrome (ORS) is a psychiatric condition in which there is a persistent false belief and preoccupation with the idea of emitting abnormal body odors which the patient thinks that are foul and offensive to other individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • detection
  • The researchers plan to study the behavior of mice without NKCC1 and are now attempting to clone and characterize the chloride transporter to get a better sense of how chloride is required for odor detection. (innovations-report.com)
  • 1994
  • Rougned Roberto Odor (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈruɣneð oˈðor]) (born February 3, 1994), nicknamed "Rougie", is a Venezuelan professional baseball second baseman for the Texas Rangers of Major League Baseball (MLB). (wikipedia.org)
  • Odor was born in Maracaibo, Venezuela on February 3, 1994. (wikipedia.org)
  • halitosis
  • citation needed] By definition, the many terms which have been suggested in the dental literature to refer to subjective halitosis complaints (i.e. where a person complains of halitosis yet no odor is detectable clinically) can also be considered under the umbrella of ORS. (wikipedia.org)
  • smells
  • Refrigerator odors leach onto foods, milk and other refrigerator items making them taste exactly like the odor smells. (infobarrel.com)
  • Another product that will help neutralize odors in a room that smells like smoke is ammonia. (ehow.com)
  • This proprietary linking explains how distinct information about odors travels along parallel sensory pathways to the brain, and enables the brain to identify and distinguish different smells in the world. (eurekalert.org)
  • Bradley and Reisert suspect that having lots of chloride available in odor-detecting cells may help the brain discriminate between different smells. (innovations-report.com)
  • Removing
  • NCMC members emphasized controlling odors from the plant's digesters, redesigning Kingsland Avenue to allow better access to the Newtown Creek Nature Walk, adding a comfort station to the Nature Walk, and removing the DEP's sludge tank among their top priorities to the new Commissioner and his staff. (nypost.com)
  • Removing smoke odors from the air will not remove the damage associated with secondhand cigarette smoke. (ehow.com)
  • receptors
  • Number & functionality of odorant receptors in the observer's nose The concentration of an odor above a food is dependent on its solubility in that food and its vapor pressure and concentration in that food. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rather than discriminating between odors, these necklace receptors may instead detect a variety of odors that trigger particular innate behaviors. (eurekalert.org)
  • Without that hook, which had been used to uncover all currently known mammalian odorant receptors, they instead looked for proteins that spanned the membrane, reaching out of the cell to detect odors and into the cell to communicate a message that would serve as a signal to the brain. (eurekalert.org)
  • scents
  • The researchers suggest that digestive system cells and odor-detecting cells use the same chloride porthole, or ion transporter -- the former to facilitate secretion of digestive juices, and the latter to communicate information about scents to the brain. (innovations-report.com)
  • yeast
  • This condition, termed hyperhidrosis, can encourage yeast infection or bacterial skin infection and these micro-organisms produce odors as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • Any idea on how to find skin conditions which causes this yeast odor on skin. (medhelp.org)
  • surface
  • The metallic mercury droplets are not exposed in flight for long enough to acquire any perceptible odors, and, if small enough, they tend to bounce off of the liquid surface and out of the beaker. (wikipedia.org)
  • nose
  • Odor threshold value (OTV) (also aroma threshold value (ATV), Flavor threshold) is defined as the most minimal concentration of a substance that can be detected by a human nose. (wikipedia.org)
  • Odor-detecting nerve cells are long and thin, extending from the tissues lining the nose where odors are sensed all the way to the brain. (innovations-report.com)
  • foul
  • Most common are the person's conviction that he or she emits a foul odor from the skin, mouth, rectum or vagina. (wikipedia.org)
  • substances
  • Examples of substances with strong odors: (Z)-8-tetradecenal (OTV = 0.009 ppb in water) p-vinylguaiacol (OTV = 10 ppb) Threshold in a food is dependent upon: The threshold of the aroma in air. (wikipedia.org)
  • detect
  • They are the source of a biochemical signaling cascade inside the neuron that reaches the brain to say "orange" or "rose" or any other odor one can detect. (eurekalert.org)
  • researchers
  • Now Hopkins researchers have shown that these high chloride levels in odor-detecting cells depend on the same transporter, known as NKCC1, used in many other types of cells as well. (innovations-report.com)
  • shoe
  • Dead skin cells, dirt and oils can also accumulate in the shoe from the foot over time which can increase odor inside the shoe. (wikipedia.org)
  • vinegar
  • The similarity in chemical structures between propionic acid and acetic acid, which is a colorless liquid that would share many physical characteristics such as odor, may account for foot odors identified as being vinegar-like. (wikipedia.org)
  • reduce
  • Less than two weeks on the job, Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Cas Holloway is already receiving pressure from North Brooklyn community activists to reduce odors from the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant and expedite city construction projects nearby. (nypost.com)
  • The last thing you want it to choose between a good-smelling house and having a cat, so thankfully there are some ways you can reduce that cat odor in your house with a few simple steps. (babble.com)
  • novel
  • The odor amplifier is a fictional invention that is described in the 1970 novel Principles of American Nuclear Chemistry: A Novel, by mechanical engineer Thomas A. McMahon. (wikipedia.org)
  • The odor amplifier, as described in the novel, is not feasible in real life. (wikipedia.org)
  • available
  • The vita odor collection is available in multiple retail locations throughout Europe as well as on the company website and the brand showroom in Amsterdam's historic antique quarter on Kerkstraat. (wikipedia.org)
  • certain
  • For certain, the odors can be hard to remove once they have set in, but getting rid of pet odors is possible. (ehow.com)
  • skin
  • Dental disease can also lead to excessive drooling, and the skin around the mouth can become infected, leading to more odor production. (wikipedia.org)
  • complaints
  • The operators and engineers must listen to complaints, then develop both immediate and long range odor control measures. (asce.org)
  • When pressed about sewage stench, Holloway noted that complaints to 311 regarding the plant's odors had decreased from 29 to 7 and that plant operators had been responsive. (nypost.com)
  • Another
  • This odor is also likely the signal being sampled when strange dogs investigate one another by sniffing out the anal area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Twelve percent of respondents said they dislike another workplace odor-stinky food. (shrm.org)
  • food
  • We now hold our noses high above the ground, and by having daily showers and storing our food in a refrigerator we have effectively cut ourselves off from many of the odor encounters much valued by our forebears. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • long
  • Although scientists have long known that odor-sensing cells require lots of charged chloride atoms, or ions, to relay odor signals to the brain, they did not know how cells keep levels of chloride high inside of the cells. (innovations-report.com)
  • Make
  • The involvement of chloride might also make the cells response to odor more robust and reliable," says Reisert, also a postdoctoral fellow in neuroscience. (innovations-report.com)
  • house
  • Pet odors can permeate into every corner of a house. (ehow.com)
  • With cats living in the house, there's no denying there is a little bit of odor that may come along with it. (babble.com)
  • Sprinkle some on the litter box and it will do well for your house odors. (babble.com)
  • However
  • However, upon his demotion, Odor found his stroke, beating up Triple-A pitching to a .352/.426/.639 slash with five home runs, 19 RBIs, and only 10 strikeouts to 12 walks in roughly the same amount of appearances. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the team believes even 1 trillion may be an underestimate, because the real world contains many more odors that can be mixed in many more different ways. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • In most situations, however, managers should be the ones to handle employee odor issues, just as they would if the issue involved work performance or work habits, said Sallie Biittner, executive HR consultant for the Affinity HR Group, LLC. (shrm.org)
  • control
  • Bioremediation (odor control! (bio.net)
  • Odor control Try getting in touch with Dr Bryan Paine, Grassland and Environmental Research Station (The last name for it I remember) at North Wyke, Devon, UK. (bio.net)
  • source
  • Ear disease (otitis) can be a source of odor that varies from yeasty to one resembling sewage as either cerumen or pus accumulates in the diseased ear canal. (wikipedia.org)
  • onto transit property odors that unreasonably disturb others or interfere with their use of the transit system, whether such odors arise from one's person, clothes, articles, accompanying animal or any other source. (redorbit.com)
  • different
  • Harvard Medical School scientists have uncovered a new and different way that some odors are sensed in what is known as the "olfactory necklace," a subsystem of sensory neurons whose axons encircle the olfactory bulb, which they explored in mice. (eurekalert.org)