Video: How to Stop a Cut from Bleeding (Treating a Cut, Part 1)

by James Hubbard, M.D., M.P.H. This is the first video in my three-part series on how to treat a cut. Okay, pay attention to me, not my beautiful daughter/assistant. In this one I tell how to stop most any cut from bleeding by applying direct pressure on the wound. I also tell where to apply pressure if you suspect an artery or vein is doing most of the bleeding. If you’re a visual learner, this video’s for you. In addition, the video covers the importance of protecting yourself […]