Our team of medical experts are ready to help

Your questions answered


Anon asked...

I am suffering with sneezing.

Tags: digestion

For a long time I have been suffering from everyday sneezing. Maybe its a cold or hot weather. Also whatever I eat it takes time to digest.

  • mother-thermometer-doctor-at-hand

    Do you need to see a GP ASAP?

     

    Would you like to speak with a doctor by video or phone at a time that suits you?

    Our Doctor@Hand service, delivered by Doctor Care Anywhere, is available on a pay-as-you-go basis with prices starting at just £60 per consultation*.

    Quote AXA20 to receive a 20% discount. (* Prices subject to change.)

The answer

You have not given me much detail about your concerns, so I can only do my best to help. Sneezing is not a serious problem and does not represent serious illness, although I understand it is annoying. Many things can cause sneezing - it is our body’s way of getting rid of irritations in the nasal passages. Think about what could be causing the irritation and remove it e.g. animal fur, smoking or dust. Your BMI is 20, which is within normal range and healthy, so you do not need to worry about your weight. As for your digestion, I would need to know much more information about your complaint to be able to advise you further.

Newsletter sign up


Sign up to our monthly newsletter, Better Health, to receive our latest health and wellbeing updates.


Sign up to newsletter