Taste Buds

  1.  On average, an adult has  9,000 taste buds (a child even 10,000) and this affects the way the individual perceives the tastes. Some persons have maximum 500 buds. More buds means the individual perceives more types of taste. Taste becomes ‘weaker’ with the age. 2.  Taste is a chemical sense, like smelling. There […]