Dr. Oz: Why Your Eyes Tear When You Blow Your Nose

By on March 2, 2010

Doctor Oz was asked by Kim in his audience, why do your eyes tear when you blow your nose? Her left eye sometimes tears so much when she blows her nose that she gets tears running down her face.

Doctor Oz said that there is a duct that goes from your eye down to your nose, and sometimes, if you blow your nose hard, then you can blow stuff up your duct and into your eye.  If you have a deviated septum or other asymmetries in your sinus, then you could get the “tears” coming out of one eye or the other.

Don't forget to like us on Facebook and to follow us on Twitter and on Pinterest!

Comments to Dr. Oz: Why Your Eyes Tear When You Blow Your Nose

Write a Comment

Human Verification: In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Popular Pages

More Info

Looking For Dr Oz Recaps For Certain Dates? Click On The Day Below!

« Mar    
  1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30