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I am from India. A stray dog sneezed 2-3 metres in front of me but wasn't looking directly towards my face. What is the risk of rabies?

I am from India. A stray dog sneezed 2-3 metres in front of me but wasn't looking directly towards my face. What is the risk of rabies?

Zero risk: The virus in the animal's saliva must enter through a bite or cut in your skin. Also your risk of getting rabies would be more likely with multiple bites, or bites to your face or head. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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I'm pregnant stray kitten sneezed in my face multiple times I was not exposed too poop can I catch something?

I'm pregnant stray kitten sneezed in my face multiple times I was not exposed too poop can I catch something?

YourCatHasSneezles??: Cat respiratory secretions don't carry any viruses that can make you sick, but they are contagious to other cats and. You could carry it to other cats. You can catch other cat infections like conjunctivitis or Toxoplasmosis and others, so be careful about that. Cats are the only animals that can shed this parasite, so get someone else empty the cat box. Petting your cat is OK. Kissing, No. ...Read more

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I'm 21 weeks pregnant picked up a stray kitten that had green gew in its eyes and sneezed on me multiple times in my face washed hands after am I ok?

I'm 21 weeks pregnant picked up a stray kitten that had green gew in its eyes and sneezed on me multiple times in my face washed hands after am I ok?

Call your OB MD: Toxoplasmosis gondii can occur if you are pregnant and exposed to "kitty litter". You need to let your treating OB MD know of your concern. ...Read more

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I just sneezed and I got a pain. I am very concerned. What is wrong?

I just sneezed and I got a pain. I am very concerned. What is wrong?

Please clarify: Where the pain was located, the characteristic, severity and duration of pain so we can try to answer your question. Please provide additional info and re-ask. Take care. ...Read more

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How to stop having the morning sneezes?

How to stop having the morning sneezes?

Find trigger first: Sneezing at night or in the morning is a common symptom for people with indoor allergies triggered by dust mite, animal dander, feather pillows or mold. Focus on triggers in the bedroom. Frequently there is nasal congestion and runny nose. An allergist can assist in finding the trigger, so a reasonable treatment plan can be offered. ...Read more

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What makes you sneeze?

What makes you sneeze?

Sneezing?: Irritation of the nasal passages. The irritants differ person to person. ...Read more

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How often do we sneeze?

How often do we sneeze?

Depends: On if you have allergens, drug use, dust ect., if sneeze alot, see allergist ...Read more

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Why I am sneezing a lot?

Allergies?: Honestly, get out the textbook and start looking at the hundreds of causes of sneezing. You aren't going to get an accurate answer to that question here without providing some more details like for how long, what makes it better? Or worse? Any associated symotoms, what remedies have you tried, has this ever happened before. How many cats do you own, where do you live, what is your job, meds, etc. ...Read more

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Why am I sneezing a lot?

Many possibilities: Sneezing is the nasal response to an irritation (smoke, perfume, chemicals) or allergen in the nose (dust, pollen, animal dander, mold). It can also occur with infections such as the common cold. An allergist can assist in identifying the cause of sneezing and find an appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How to make yourself sneeze?

How to make yourself sneeze?

Sneeze: I think it was the mythbusters on the discovery channel who determined that tobacco snuff is about the most reliable way to sneeze on command. Above and beyond that, pepper might work, but it is less reliable than snuff. ...Read more

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Sir I have a sneezing problem

Sir I have a sneezing problem

Sneezing: Does it get better with an antihistamine. Try it> if so you have allergies. If not you might have something that irritates you. ...Read more

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Why do my sneeze stink bad...?

Possible infection: You may have an infection in your tonsils or your sinuses that causes an odor when you sneeze. You should have your dr check it out. ...Read more

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What causes a person to sneeze?

What causes a person to sneeze?

Nasal irritation: Often it is because of some form of nasal irritation, such as an allergy, cold or sensitivity. Sometimes there is a structural problem such as a deviated septum or sinus condition. Rarely there is a foreign body or growth causing the sneezing. If sneezing seems to be getting worse, one should see a doctor. ...Read more

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Non stop sneezing for 4 days...

Non stop sneezing for 4 days...

Allergy season!: I believe you have allergic rhinitis/hay fever which is very common in the spring in most of the United States. These days there are numerous over-the-counter medicines that are very effective. I would start with a steroid nasal spray such as Nasacort (triamcinolone). It will take a few days (up to 14+) to be effective. Or a newer generation anti-histamine such as generic Allergra/fexofenadine. Side effects few. ...Read more

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Why do I sneeze in the morning?

Another reason: There is also a reflex known as oculonasal reflex which triggers sneezing when exposed to light. ...Read more

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My 9day old baby keeps sneezing?

My 9day old baby keeps sneezing?

Normal: All babys hiccup, sneeze and become cross-eyed. Sneezing is the only way that babys can clear out their airways (since they breathe almost exclusively through their noses), and it quite common for them to sneeze multiple times in a row. ...Read more

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Why do I get cold when I sneeze?

Viral uri: Scratchy or sore throats are often the first signs of a head cold coming on and this is often followed by sneezing and nasal mucus formation. In other words, sneezing isn't the cause of the cold but an early symptom of one. ...Read more

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Hello, Why do we sneeze Thanks?

Sneeze: We sneeze to clear our nose and respiratory tract of a foreign or irritating substance ...Read more

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Why do I keep sneezing at night?

Probably allergy: The most common cause is allergy to something you are reacting to in your bedroom. Could be dust, dust mite, molds Etc. If bothersome learn how we propose to treat the cause and visit us at www. Ehacstl. Com ...Read more

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Please explain why people sneeze?

Protective reflex: Irritation of the back of the nose makes most people sneeze; the body thinks something may have crawled up there. Some people sneeze from allergies, from colds, from looking at the sun, after orgasm... The list goes on but it's intended to get something out of the nose even if the body's not sure. ...Read more

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How can I stop a sneezing attack?

How can I stop a sneezing attack?

Antihistamine: Frequently an antihistamine such as claritin, zyrtec, or Allegra can help sneezing triggered by allergies. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can work, but does not last as long and frequently causes drowsiness. If the trigger of the sneezing can be identified, then avoidance of the trigger is preferred. An allergist can be a good resource to assist. ...Read more

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What causes me to sneeze out food?

What causes me to sneeze out food?

Food: This should only happen when you are eating. When you sneeze air is pushed out through your nose and the mouth is closed and this sends food material in the back of your mouth out through your nose. If this happens and you have not been eating then please see your health care provider. ...Read more

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Why am I sneezing so much lately?

Rhinitis: Should consider Allergic Rhinitis.
Try avoiding trigger factors.
Use once daily non sedating antihistamine.
If Persistent - add nasal corticosteroid spray.
If this fails then need ENT appraisal. ...Read more

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What causes wetting when sneezing?

Stress incontinence: Stress incontinence is very common in women, especially after they'v had kids because the pelvic floor and sphincter muscles are stretched. A sneeze (or any other kind of strainig) can cause leakage from the bladder. Try kegel's exercises and see your doctor to get personal advice! ...Read more

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Why do I get nausaus when I sneeze?

Why do I get nausaus when I sneeze?

Don't know: I have never heard of a connection of nausea and sneezing. Anyone else? ...Read more

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What would cause repeated sneezing?

What would cause repeated sneezing?

Usually allergies: Environmental alergies are most often the cause of repeated sneezing episodes. The culprits can be dust, grasses, weeds, mold, etc. Nonetheless toxic irritants can cause it too like strong fumes, smoking, paint, etc. ...Read more

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Why do I sneeze a lot in the morning?

Rhinitis: You are sneezing because your nose is irritated by something. This could be allergens in your environment. One common allergen in the bedroom would be dust mites or pet dander. Look in your environment for any other potential allergens or irritants and try to eliminate them. ...Read more

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Why do I sneeze a lot in the morning?

Breathing: When you take your first deep breath in the a.m., you may start sneezing from inhaling the allergens. If the air is cold, it may trigger sneezing as well. ...Read more

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Sneezing that happrns all year round?

Sneezing: Very possibly allergies. You can try an OTC antihistamine (Claritin, Zyrtec, (cetirizine) or Allegra). If none of these work after a few weeks you might consider seeing an allergist. ...Read more

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Why does someone usually sneeze twice?

Why does someone usually sneeze twice?

Unknown: And some people sneeze three times. Sneezing is caused by irritation of the nerves in the nose, and it's true that some people always seem to sneeze in doublets, triplets, or more. ...Read more

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How to get instant relief from sneeze?

Antihistamine: Try Cetirizine over the counter, it should help, the dose is 10mg daily for adults. ...Read more

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Why do I sneeze when I think about sex?

Erectile tissue!: Erectile tissue exist in the genitalia, penis and clitoris, but also the nose. If the nose erectile tissue expands, it can causes nose itching and sneezing! ...Read more

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What is the cause of frequent sneezing?

Allergic rhinitis: Allergic rhinitis is very common it causes frequent sneezing. During change of season. ...Read more

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Is it possible to not be able to sneeze?

No: The sneeze reflex is pretty much hard wired. I'm not aware of a disease state where the sneeze reflex is lost. ...Read more

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Why do I sneeze 10-15 times twice a day?

Allergies: For me, I believe it's allergies. Often, I feel like a punching bag by the end - but otherwise, it's not too bad. It's dangerous when it happens while driving, but that's been rare. You might get relief from OTC antihistamines or see an allergist for a full eval and treatment. Gesundheit! ...Read more

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Why am I sneezing more often than usual?

Sneezing: Greetings. My thought is allergy exposures. Allergens which trigger sneezing are cumulative. Your immune system may be primed and with additional exposures sneezing occurs more often. ...Read more

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What causes me to sneeze in the morning?

A few things: You may have an allergy and you should get this checked out. Some people sneeze in bright light. This is a response of the autonomic nervous system. ...Read more

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What is the cause of a 5 hours sneezing?

Sneezing: Could be allergy, nasal irritant, ect....need exam by otolaryngologist for intra or extra nasal etiology. ...Read more