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 When experiencing a nose bleed is it better to tip head forward or back?

Answer Lean forward see advice at link below.Leaning back can cause blood to go down your throat etc which is not advisable.
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Nose bleed: Hold your head up or down?

Neither.Make sure that you hold your head straight forward.If you tilt it back, blood can drain down into other areas like your lungs, which can obviously cause problems.The position of your head w... Read More »
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Is it bad if you accidentally ingest some blood from a nose bleed from bending your head backwards?

It won't hurt you. There are actually some cultures that drink animal blood as a delicacy. If you swallowed a bunch though it may make you puke. I know it would for me.
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When getting a bloody nose, are you supposed to put your head back or down, standing up or sitting down?

You should pinch your nose and lean forward. You want the blood to go out, not back in. I don't think it really matters if your sitting or standing up.
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I'm a formerly blind head wound victim (gunshots). I'm experiencing vision problems.?

Maybe you should take another bus trip to town.
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