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Health Tip: Control a Bleeding Wound
Steps to stop the flow
-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Rinsing a wound with cold water helps clean it, but it may not be enough to prevent infection. Bleeding is the body's natural way of cleansing a wound.
Then again, too much bleeding isn't healthy either.
Here's how to stop heavy bleeding, courtesy of the American Academy of Family Physicians:
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