Medical ArticlesThe Nose
How the Nose is Made. The nose began as a pair of little puck...
Deviation Of The Esophagus
Deviation of the esophagus may be marked in the presence of a...
Direct Laryngoscopy Adult Patient
Before starting, every detail in regard to instrumental equi...
There are two opposite causes of unconsciousness. One is conge...
If these are of the nature of cramps, which come on while lyin...
Cardiac Disease In Pregnancy
It is so serious a thing for a woman with valvular lesion or ...
See Rash. ...
Boiled potatoes beaten up with fresh buttermilk make an excell...
One of the most fruitful causes of ill-health is the habit of ...
There are cases in which the outer skin has been taken off by ...
The part the nervous system plays in this paroxysm is shown b...
JOHANN JOSEPH GASSNER, who was regarded as a thaumaturge by h...
Pain Severe In Limbs
This is often not due to any trouble in the joint itself, but ...
Interpretation Of Tracings
The interpretation of the arterial tracing shows that the nea...
(See Blood, Purifying; Sores). ...
A sensation sometimes very much annoys patients, which they de...
Mitral Insufficiency: Mitral Regurgitation
This is the most frequent form of valvular disease of the hea...
In the common form this is purely neuralgic. The nerves are in...
ROBERT FLUDD, surnamed "the Searcher," an English physician, ...
The Period Of Convalescence
under the usual drug-treatment, is, however, usually protract...
Source: Papers On Health
These are often performed in cases in which proper
treatment on the lines of these papers, would save both life and limb.
By all means, before consenting to such an irrevocable act as
amputating a limb, let the treatment with fomentations, hot water, and
acetic acid be well and thoroughly tried. Many limbs which were
medically condemned have been thus saved within our personal knowledge.
In some cases the disease may be obstinate; but at least let a fair
trial be given to our treatment before giving up a limb. The treatment
will be found under the headings of the various troubles and parts
affected (see Armpit Swelling; Bone, Diseased; Knee-swelling; Pains,
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