Dr Oz: Why Do You Sneeze? What Makes You Sneeze?

Dr Oz did a segment called Ask Dr Oz: Why Does My Body Do That?  Doctor Oz answered all kinds of sensitive and even awkward questions about our bodies from Why Do My Feet Tingle After Exercise to Why Do We Sneeze to Why Do I Pee At Night to Why Does Pregnancy Make Your Feet Grow? Dr Oz: Why Light Makes You Sneeze

Dr Oz: Why Do I Sneeze After Exercise?

Dr Oz was asked by a lady in his audience about her Excessive Sneezing problem.  She said that whenever she has vigorous exercise, she always sneezes a lot.  Dr Oz said that sneezing is a natural reflex that happens when you irritate the lining of your nose.


  1. Jessica M**** says

    I sneeze all the time about 10 minutes after my workouts. Then when I finally calm down after my shower, I go outside in the light and start sneezing all over again. I just tell people to stop saying “Bless You” or else they would be saying it all day.

  2. Jessica says

    When I eat a big meal, I will sneeze atleast 12 times over a time frame of about 10minutes. Me an my friends always thought I was allergic to something I eat.

  3. Stefani says

    I sneeze when I close my eyes at night. I try to fall asleep, maybe a minute after closing my eyes, I sneeze and that’s it. I sneeze and fall asleep. Every single night, it has never stoped. It’s been so long, I can’t even tell you when it stared. But why when I close my eyes at night? Shouldn’t it be when my eyes are exposed to light?

  4. Stu says

    I sneeze intensely after mountain bike riding. It comes on so strong that I walk around with a box of tissues for days afterward. Even out to dinner I sometimes must ask for a garbage bag or something to throw my gross tissues into. Its gross and embarrassing, and people always think I’m sick. I’m sick alright. Sick of sneezing…

  5. Angie says

    I sneeze after going outside after being inside (I call them sun sneezes), anytime I look into light, and after taking nyquil. I also started to sneeze when I finished eating and now I started to sneeze after I drink anything. It is several sneezes in a row.

  6. Mike says

    I sneeze when exposed to bright light. I also sneeze when I take Nyquil and when I eat dark chocolate bars.

  7. Sara says

    The Sun Makes Me Sneeze. Sometimes I Just Can’t Stop (Its Scary When I’m Driving). Other Things That Make Me sneeze Dark Chocolate, Mints, Nyquil And Sometimes Coffee. The Worst Thing That Makes Me Sneeze Is When I food or water go down wrong tube And I Choke A Little, Right After Or while I’m Coughing I Sneeze. Not A Good Combination (Needing To Cough And Sneeze At The Same Time).

  8. steven says

    i sneeze every day multi times between 10-15 1 hour before or after 3pm very strange been this way for 30 years

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