Have you ever had a bloody nose? What was the cause of it?
How Could a 3-Inch Bloodsucking Leech Hide in Your Nose?
“A backpacker from Scotland recently found that the cause of her frequent nosebleeds was a 3-inch-long (7.5 centimeters) leech living inside her nose.”
Ig Nobel winner: Using pork to stop nosebleeds
“There’s some truth to the effectiveness of folk remedies and old wives’ tales when it comes to serious medical issues, according to findings by a team from Detroit Medical Center.”
Stopping nosebleeds: a pinch will usually do the trick
“One of my sons has the occasional nosebleed. It’s often at night. Sometimes I hear a mad dash of footsteps headed to the bathroom. Other times there’s a trail of blood droplets on the hallway floor.”
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