usually aren't serious, but knowing how to stop the bleeding
and treat your symptoms is important. Learn how to prevent and treat nosebleeds.
Sit up straight, and tip your head slightly forward. Use your thumb and forefinger to firmly pinch the soft part of your nose shut. Apply an ice pack to your nose and cheeks. Keep pinching for a full 10 minutes. Check to see if your nose is still bleeding after 10 minutes.