It tastes funny
Q I haven’t been able to taste much for a couple of weeks, and what I can taste, seems strange. What’s wrong? Sylvie, 46 A One common cause is the aftermath of a cold or sinus infection, which should get better on its own.
Other possibilities include smoking, a nose or brain injury, or the side-effects of some drugs. Stop smoking if you do, and check with your GP if your taste doesn’t return.