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Am recovering from the flu, but some foods now taste vile when will this go?

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1234ThumbScrew Sat 15-Jan-11 19:12:15

I had a very sore throat with the flu, which I still have to some extent although it's a lot better than it was. However tea, coffee - anything with milk and all alcohol taste absolutely disgusting. Whilst it's fine in the short term I'd kill for a cup of tea and wonder when I can expect this horrible taste to go. I've lost lots of weight as I hardly ate anything for a week, so there's a plus side I guess.

ilovemyhens Sat 15-Jan-11 19:23:15

I dunno, I have this problem too confused

1234ThumbScrew Sat 15-Jan-11 19:34:39

Horrible isn't it? DH lovingly made some leek and potato soup that I thought would be perfect, it tasted disgusting then he told me he'd put some milk in.

Oh well 10 days without any booze is probably doing some good.

AgentProvocateur Sat 15-Jan-11 20:05:33

I had flu over Christmas, and I'm just starting to feel better now. Even the smell of coffee makes me feel sick now, and I can't face alcohol at all. Weird.

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