Posts tagged "sneezing"

Make It Work: If You Are Sick, Please Stay Home

Offices are nothing more than tiny incubators for illness. They are warm, windowless, unventilated breeding grounds for that gross-ass cold you've been dragging around all weekend, like a giant bag of dirty laundry, ready to explode into something much worse and spread everywhere it can.
By: Megan Reynolds / March 2, 2015

An Open Letter To The Loud Sneezer In My “Office”

Dear Loud Sneezer In My Office, How are you? Good, I hope. I just wanted to bring something to your attention. Every time you sneeze, the air is momentarily sucked out of the office, and we are swallowed into your black hole of sound. Okay, so the "office" is a coffee shop and you and…
By: Anonymous / March 27, 2012

Girl Literally Cannot Stop Sneezing!

File this one under "random afflictions I'm relieved I don't have." Poor little Lauren Johnson, 12, has been sneezing eight or nine times every minute for two weeks. According to Lemondrop, "Doctors think it might be intractable psychogenic sneezing, a very rare disorder with fewer than 40 documented cases in the world with no surefire…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 13, 2009

Sneezing Fetishes, Say What?

Sometimes I think I've heard it all and then something like sneezing fetishes comes across my radar and I realize I haven't heard ANYTHING. Obviously, there technically fetishes for everything (Soup fetishists! Foot fetishists! Puke fetishists!), which is why there are so many "-philias," but I wasn't aware that many of these fetishes actually had…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 26, 2009

Bless You! Sexual Thoughts Can Cause Sneezing Attacks

Psychiatrists are a British hospital have come to the conclusion that for some people, sexual thoughts leading to fits of sneezing, while other people may be prone to sneezing after orgasm. So that explains why I couldn't stop the incessant tickling in my nose while watching "Murder By Numbers" on TV today. [Newser.com]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 21, 2008