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A baby food tester's tastebuds have been insured for £1 million. 24-year-old Beth Anderson has a tongue that is ten times more sensitive than that of a typical adult. She imitates the diet of a toddler in order to protect her tastebuds. Her sensitivity means that she can detect even the slightest change in flavour and can tell which Cow and Gate recipes will be loved and hated by little ones. Anderson, from Trowbridge, Wiltshire, is not allowed to wear perfume because the smell can interfere with her work. She also avoids tea and coffee and does not put salt into her own meals. In addition, she drinks two litres of water a day to work as a palate (more) »


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