Sneezing: Myths, Causes, and Surprising Facts
Tina Miller, MA,CFLE stashed this in health
As for the blessing many people say after someone sneezes, Wood explains that the Greek word for sneeze is "pneuma," which means "soul or spirit.""A post-sneeze blessing stems from the ancient belief that sneezing is a near-death experience, and that a blessing will prevent your soul or sneeze from escaping your body and will deter the devil from entering in," Wood says.
Cool story! I never understood why we say Bless You until now.
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