Nosebleeds In Children: When To Worry

If you have a child who has had a nosebleed, it can be hard to know what to do. Nosebleeds can look alarming to parents and children alike. But most of the time, they are a minor injury that’s completely harmless and can be easily treated at home.

Nosebleeds are very common in children and usually not serious. Children are more prone to nosebleeds and usually grow out of having them.

Should you be worried if your child has a nosebleed? It’s important to remember that most children will experience at least one nosebleed in their lifetime. Here are a few useful things to know and what to do if your child has a nosebleed.

a child with a nosebleed

If you’re concerned that your child is having regular or frequent nosebleeds, you can contact us and book an appointment with one of our paediatricians who can provide reassurance and advice.