How To Stop A Nose Bleed

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The morning of the work shift started out kind of hectic. The patient was hospitalized with a diagnosis of Epistaxis. As a child when I had a nose bleed, the mom would always tell me to hold your head back. Oh the nauseating feeling from the blood gushing down the back of my throat. The physician was in the hospital and was called to the room. Within 30 minutes the patient had became unconscious and was intubated and transferred to the ICU. Most everyone from time to time may experience a nose bleed (Epistaxis). The tiny vessels in the nose are very fragile and therefore easy to break and cause bleeding.

Nose is very delicate and vascular part of our body. So you may have bloody nose if you have any trauma to your face. Bleeding from nose is also called as Epistaxis. Smoking cigarettes can dry and crack the nose lining, resulting in bleeding from nose. During high blood pressure, small vessels in nose also have high blood pressure, which may rupture during this episode. When we see an abrupt rise in blood pressure, then chances of nose bleeding are more. Packing the nose involves putting special gauze or an inflatable latex balloon into the nose so that enough pressure is placed on the artery to make it stop bleeding.

Congratulations on taking the first step towards eliminating, I do not occur nosebleeds frequently but had faced severe two events only and still remember the 2nd one that needs me to cauterize the vein inside my right nostril. Keep applying pressure for at least 5 minutes at a time. Don't check to see if it is still bleeding over this period of time as it is important to keep continuous pressure. After this period of time let go briefly to see if the bleeding has stopped. At some point or another you or someone you know will experience a bloody nose. Whether it's an occasional nose bleed, a smack to the face, or something that happens frequently its always best to be prepared. Over the years, We have come up with several methods in our household on how to stop a bloody nose.

The exciting factor of this healing method is its simplicity. It consists of swishing cold-pressed vegetable oil in the mouth for about 20 minutes. Ayurveda advises oil gargling to purify the entire system; as according to this life science, each section of the tongue is connected to different organ such as to the kidneys, lungs, liver, heart, small intestines, stomach, colon, and spine. In the morning before breakfast on an empty stomach take one tablespoon of oil and slowly swish it in the mouth and draw it through the teeth for fifteen to twenty minutes. Scientists figure out that, there are some special relations of the inner organs of people, such as the heart, stomach, kidney, with the different locations of the face.

There are some other cases of have black circles, one of them is caused because of vascular fragility fracture. When we have a cold, red noses are frequent, but red nose would also be a sign of having too much chocolate and sweets which will form the red blood vessels at the tip of the nose.


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This article was published on 2010/10/07