In this section you can find out what to do about bleeding and
blood loss. You can learn how to give first aid treatment for cuts,
grazes, and nose bleeds as well as finding out what to do if
someone is bleeding severely.
You can usually control bleeding from cuts and grazes by
elevating the wound and applying pressure.
A nose bleed can be serious if someone loses a lot of blood –
and severe bleeding can cause distress, lead to shock and loss of
responsiveness. This advice will help to give you the confidence to
know what to do when a person is bleeding severely.
Cuts and grazes
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