Old Person Smell Poll

Have you smelled "old person smell," the distinctive odor associated with the elderly?

  • Yes, it's difficult to miss.
  • Perhaps, other things could have been responsible.
  • No, I have no idea what this is.
  • No, and the concept is insulting.
Author Bio
Wynne Parry
Wynne Parry,

Wynne was a reporter at The Stamford Advocate. She has interned at Discover magazine and has freelanced for The New York Times and Scientific American's web site. She has a masters in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor's degree in biology from the University of Utah.

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