The following are links to a ~5 minute streaming video, "Why Don't We Do It In Our Sleeves", demonstrating sneezing in your sleeve as a way of minimizing spread of germs and viruses.

The video files are in WMV and MOV format for viewing respectively via Windows Media Player (typically bundled with MS Windows systems download link) and Quick Time player (free player for download). Some alternate players may also allow viewing.

Depending on your computer configuration the video should play automatically when the link is selected.

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Note:  The above videos can only be accessed by NMSU registered computers on the university network. EH&S has paid the producer, OtoRhinoLounsburgology Productions, for the right to allow University employees and students to view the video on our website. 

Unrestricted clips from the video and additional details are at


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    This page was last updated on 08/22/2008