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Nosebleeds: Causes, First Aid and Treatment

Nosebleed (also known as epistaxis) is extremely common and almost everyone gets it occasionally. The bleeding usually stops by itself. Pinching nostrils together for a few minutes helps to stop it sooner. It is extremely rare to lose a lot of blood from a nosebleed. If the nosebleeds are frequent or heavy, a person should see a doctor. There are simple treatments to prevent them recurring. However, a doctor will need to rule out a […]