7 Fun Facts About Sneezing You Probably Didn’t Know

African American woman sneeze blowing nose

Sneezing, or sternutation as it’s scientifically called, is quite common and everyone has experienced a sneezing fit at some point. Many times you can point to the direct cause of sneezing. The usual suspects are related to allergies or having a cold or the flu. But, there are other factors which can cause you to sneeze as well.

Here are some surprising facts about sneezing: