Body odor is top among the things society has silently branded a taboo to talk about. Not enough is said concerning this and many people end up being ignorant about their body odor. Scientists that study volatile organic compounds claim that every human being has a unique and specific odor, just like fingerprints. Furthermore, your body odor has a very interesting ability to say something about unique about you. Here a few examples on things your body odor may be saying about you.
Sweet Smelling Sweat
Sweat does not normally smell sweet, but if it does it is probably a sign of a bacterial infection or a yeast infection. Alternatively, it could represent other disorders such as lactic acidosis that occurs when there is the level of lactic acid in the bloodstream increases at a rate faster than that with which it is being removed. Bacterial infections of the skin also cause the sweat to have a yeasty smell that is sickeningly sweet.