Nosebleed, also known as
epistaxis, is a common one, which can be treated at home with
measures. Nosebleed occurs by nose picking and due to infection
of the mucous membrane that causes dryness. Even a blow to the
nose may be a reason for nosebleed. The presence of many blood
vessels in the nose makes it more vulnerable to bleed even if
slightly damaged. Most nosebleeds occur in the front part of the
nose and stop in a few minutes. Most nosebleeds are not serious.
Common Causes of Nose Bleed: Nose picking, Nose injury, Cold
or flu, Inserting small objects, Allergies, Nasal tumor, Dry
nasal passages and Nasal infection are the common causes of nose
Home Remedies for Nose Bleed
A drop of lemon juice in the nostrils helps.
Tips 2: Sniff (smell) a newspaper or lie back with the news paper on
the face. It stops nose bleeds.
Tips 3: A
wet towel placed on the head stops nose bleeds.