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how to stop a nose bleed -- put tissue under top lip?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Hold your nose: The usual nose bleed can be controlled by pressing the nostrils closed, leaning the head forward, breathing through the mouth and holding the nostrils closed under gentle pressure for about two minutes. Press the nostrils up all the way to the bone about one third way up the nose.
Answered on Jun 19, 2016
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Dr. Kevin Windisch
25 years experience Pediatrics
Tilt head forward: Pinch the nose till the bleeding stops. Here is a video with more info for you http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=dp_i-gja7ui.
Answered on Apr 1, 2019
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