The swallowing function can be studied only with the fluoros...
Distinctive Use Of Each Pole
I have said that every disease is preternaturally either posi...
There are two more or less distinct stages of this serious tro...
Some peoples' lives don't run smoothly. Jeanne's certainly di...
See Digestion; Nourishment. ...
Ulcers Case Xxix
The peculiarity of the present case arose from neglect in eva...
During the process of healing, wounds often give a great deal ...
Children's Deformed Feet
See Club Foot. ...
In the common form this is purely neuralgic. The nerves are in...
An ordinary bed which has not been slept in for some weeks, al...
Suggestions For The Control Of Athletics
1. Gymnasiums and athletic grounds in connection with all col...
Removal Of Growth From The Laryngeal Ventricle
After exposing the larynx in the usual manner, if the head i...
Digestion is the process whereby the food we eat is turned int...
Use the A D current always in rheumatic affections. If there ...
Resume Of Emergency Tracheotomy
The following notes should be memorized. 1. Essentials: Kn...
The Half-bath The Sitz- Or Hip-bath
Should the half-bath or shallow-bath (which are technical ter...
Cures As Self-applied
Often young people in lodgings are in difficulty for want of s...
Benign Growths In The Larynx
Benign growths in the larynx are easily and accurately remova...
Rich Foods Brandy Beef-tea Etc
must be avoided. Involuntary starting, and the manifestation...
Part of a raw turnip is grated down to a pulp. As much of this...
Action Balance Of
Source: Papers On Health
An excellent guide to the proper treatment of any
case is to be found in the distribution of heat in the patient's body.
Hot parts are to be cooled, and cold parts warmed, often both at the
same time, so as to restore the proper balance of vital action. Gentle
progressive measures are always best in this, especially with
children. Cold feet are warmed by BATHING (see) and FOMENTATION
(see). A heated head may be cooled with COLD TOWELS (see) or with
soap LATHER (see). This principle of seeking a proper balance should
be borne in mind throughout all our treatment. Its importance can
hardly be exaggerated, as the restoration of this balance alone will
frequently effect an almost magical cure where drugs have been wholly
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