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ADOPTING the phrase of our forefathers, with all its ...
Part of a raw turnip is grated down to a pulp. As much of this...
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Home Methods Of Purifying Water
Boiling. Where the water that you are obliged to drink is not...
What Is Constipation?
Most people think they are not constipated because they have ...
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There Is Neither A Specific Nor A Prophylactic To Be Relied On
All these different methods and remedies, and many others, ha...
Vitamins For An Older Healthy Person
Someone who is beyond 35 to 40 years of age should still feel...
It is well to bear in mind that there is scarcely any nourishm...
I shall say but little about this very common and very obstin...
Deformities Of The Prostate Distortions And Obstructions Of The Prostatic Urethra
The prostate is liable to such frequent and varied deformitie...
Children And Teachers
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Running The Human Automobile
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An ordinary bed which has not been slept in for some weeks, al...
WATCH the faces as you walk along the street! If you ...
This peculiar burning and distressed feeling at the stomach d...
The Journey Down The Food Tube
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Convulsions Of Children - Fits
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Source: Disturbances Of The Heart
It is rarely, if ever, advisable to use alcohol. In certain
instances, however, especially in older patients who are accustomed
to alcohol, a little whisky administered several times a day may act
only for good, both as a food and as a peripheral dilator. But it
must be remembered that alcohol is not a cardiac stimulant, and that
a large dose will be followed by more cardiac depression.
Nitroglycerin may act as well as whisky in the kind of cases
mentioned. Caffein stimulation in any form is generally inadvisable
during inflammation of the heart.
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