Posts tagged "nosebleeds"

Pork: The Other Nasal Tampon

Breaking news: "Cured salted pork crafted as a nasal tampon and packed within the nasal vaults successfully stopped nasal hemorrhage promptly, effectively ... this represents the first description of nasal packing with strips of cured pork for treatment of life-threatening hemorrhage in a patient."  What that means exactly:  The life of a Michigan woman, suffering…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 25, 2012