Doctor warns people about what not to do if they are experiencing a nose bleed

A medical doctor on Twitter has written a helpful post, warning people about what not to do if they start experiencing a nose bleed.


Advising Twitter users on what to do if your nose is bleeding, Dr Sam Ghali tweeted:


If your nose is bleeding, DO NOT TILT YOUR HEAD BACK. This just makes the blood drip down the back of your throat and you will swallow and/or choke on it. Pinch your nose and TILT YOUR HEAD FORWARD. Please tell all your friends about this.

♥? Your friendly neighborhood ER Doc

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