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    ELECTRIC SHOCK FEELING
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    clark5527 posted:
    WHEN I SNEEZE I HAVE AN ELECTRIC SHOCK FEELING ALL THROUGH MY BODY. WHY/
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    Rod Moser, PA, PhD responded:
    I really don't know.

    I realize that this is not the answer that you would like, but my only guess would be that a violent sneeze sends all kinds of neurological impulses to your brain, resulting in some interesting reactions.
     
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    clark5527 replied to Rod Moser, PA, PhD's response:
    would it be something to get checked by a DR. ?
     
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    Rod Moser, PA, PhD replied to clark5527's response:
    That's up to you, but it is unlikely that the doctor will find a diagnosis.....or a "cure" for this unusual phenomena.
     
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    NancyJWT responded:
    That is very weird. When I sneeze, after a few seconds the top of my tongue tingles pretty strongly!

    (Sneezing is also how I lost the hearing in one ear... go figure. Sneezing is dangerous.)

    Does this electric shock by chance happen when you bend your head far down (without sneezing)?
     
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    DD_ABQ replied to Rod Moser, PA, PhD's response:
    Hi Dr. Moser,
    Lately over the past several months I have been having a electric shock type feeling in my tongue. Not consistantly, but enough now to make me worry. What could this be from? What should I do?
    Please help.. Thanks, DD_ABQ


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