Its important we all know how to address nose bleeding because it’s a common condition amidst children (of 2years to 10years) and elderly (above 50years). The incidence of nose bleeding should be a major concern to every parent and potential parent.
The causes of nose bleeding ranges from;
Can also be of unknown origin
How to address Nose bleeding
1. Rinse the nose with clean water while trying to wash off the bleeding
2. Tell the person to sit up, lean abit forward. Going backward might cause more harm to the victim in emergency
3. The thumb and forefinger are used to pinch the nose and hold for up to 5minutes.
4. Lastly, avoid picking your nose to prevent re-occurrence.
Note: undertaking this process might not stop the nosebleeding ones, you need to repeat it for atleast 3times.
Written by Olawale Sogbesan