Bleeding Emergencies - Disney Encyclopedia of Baby Care Children with certain illnesses, such as hemophilia and ulcers, can also lose a great deal of blood in a short period of time. Severe hemorrhaging requires prompt treatment with possible hospitalization, blood replacement and/or surgery.
First Aid: Bleeding We discuss the treatment of bleeding, from minor cuts to severe bleeding including what to do if you have an object embedded in a wound.
Nosebleeds in children A nose starts to bleed when one of the small veins in its lining bursts. This is usually caused by something completely harmless, such as the child picking their nose, blowing it too hard or having their nose knocked while playing.