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Should I be worried if my daughter developed a nosebleed while coughing?

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Asked by mandybloom at 12:22 AM on Dec. 13, 2008 in Kids' Health

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  • if it happens more than once... maybe

    just once, I'd go with not really, but do keep an eye on her.

    if you live in a colder/dryer climate, it could be the winter weather doing it. I used to live up in the mountains and every winter I would get nosebleeds until I bought a humidifier.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:23 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

    This is extreem and I have only herd this once but a dude I knew sneezed , got a bloody nose and was acutally hospitalized becuase it lead to an infection . That they LUCKLY caught before it spread to his brain
    Thats probally really very rare and I am sure you angel is okay

    Answer by ReadyToRage at 12:30 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • I say just keep an eye on it. The air is so cold and dry right now and bloody noses are common. I blow my nose every morning and find some bloody snot in there, sorry if TMI, haha. If it's a lot of blood or happens frequently then I'd call the doctor.

    Answer by ReneeK3 at 8:20 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • If the air in your house is dry it will cause nose bleeds

    Answer by Marci81 at 3:36 PM on Dec. 14, 2008

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