Sneezing Overview

Sneezing is a common symptom of a variety of respiratory ailments. The most common is the Common Cold, but it may occur with any Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (URTI). An occasional sneeze is a normal response to an irritant such as dust or pepper. Sneezing in response to sunlight is common, and actually a genetic trait. Sneezing may also arise in various nasal conditions such as rhinitis, rhinorrhea, and nasal foreign body.

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