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www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/why-do-i-bruise-so-easily

Aug 23, 2016 ... It happens to everyone. You bang your toe on the closet door, and before too long, it turns a garish black and blue. But sometimes you spot a bruise and you can't figure out how you got it. Check out these common things that may cause those blotches and learn how to prevent them.

www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/healthy-aging/in-depth/easy-bruising/art-20045762

Mar 4, 2017 ... Easy bruising — Get the facts about what causes it and when it's a sign of a problem.

www.medicinenet.com/easy_bruising/symptoms.htm

Mar 28, 2017 ... Learn about the causes of easy bruising. Common causes of bruises include medications, aging, and injury. Pinpoint your symptoms and signs with MedicineNet's Symptom Checker.

articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2015/05/11/bruising-easily.aspx

May 11, 2015 ... 9 Reasons You May Bruise Easily. 1. Your Age. As you get older, your skin loses some of the protective fatty layer that provides cushioning against bumps and falls. Your skin also becomes thinner while the production of collagen slows. This means that it generally takes much less force to cause a bruise ...

www.healthline.com/symptom/bruises-easily

Bruising (ecchymosis) happens when small blood vessels (capillaries) under the skin break. This causes bleeding within skin tissues. You will also see discolorations from the bleeding. Most of us get bruises from bumping into something from time...

greatist.com/health/why-do-i-bruise-easily

Oct 20, 2015 ... Immune cells called macrophages are digesting the red blood cells that have leaked into the tissue, says J. Scott Kasteler, M.D., a Louisville-based dermatologist. As they're broken down, the byproducts cause your bruise to change color, from black and blue, to green, to yellow, to brown. But why are some ...

www.prevention.com/health/health-concerns/7-odd-reasons-you-bruise-easily

Jul 3, 2014 ... There are plenty of reasons for easy bruising, the discoloration caused by a trauma that ruptured blood vessels just under the skin. Check out the ... The most severe cases could cause itching, but prescription topical creams and good sunscreen habits are enough to rid yourself of the condition. MORE: 7 ...

health.usnews.com/wellness/articles/2016-06-13/should-you-be-worried-about-bruising-easily

Jun 13, 2016 ... For others, these marks appear more frequently – seemingly out of nowhere – and last longer because they tend to bruise more easily. A bruise is basically a form of internal bleeding. Usually, it's from some sort of trauma that causes blood vessels, or capillaries, under your skin to tear. Blood from these ...

deliciousliving.com/conditions/i-bruise-easily-does-mean-i-m-deficient-some-nutrient

May 23, 2017 ... Bruising easily is rarely a sign of nutrient deficiency. Bruises are created when the tissue just under the skin gets injured, resulting in a buildup of blood that causes the skin to turn black and blue. Sometimes easy bruising runs in families. And, if you are a woman, you are more likely to bruise from a minor ...