From: firstname.lastname@example.org(Steven B. Harris)
Subject: Re: nose blowing and other dangerous practices
Date: 1 Sep 1998 05:11:48 GMT
In <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
>i heard that blowing your nose can be very dangerous.
>if you blow too hard, you can rupture your eardrums.
An urban myth, I believe, though I don't encourage people to try it
for themselves (since for all I know some small percentage can actually
do it). But most people cannot. They just think they can.
Steve Harris, M.D.