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Medical ArticlesDr Jerome Kidder's Electro-magnetic Machine
On opening the machine-box, as it comes from the manufacturer...
The Habit Of Illness
IT is surprising how many invalids there are who have...
A snake bite is only one of a large class of injuries which ma...
Enemas Cold Water
Prejudice often exists against cold treatment of any kind, but...
REST, fresh air, exercise, and nourishment, enough of each in...
Apthae - Thrush
This is a disease peculiar to nursing children. The mouth bec...
The Period Of Convalescence
under the usual drug-treatment, is, however, usually protract...
Bronchoscopic Oxygen Insufflation
Bronchoscopic oxygen insufflation is a life-saving measure eq...
It has long been known that altitude increases the heart rate...
It is sometimes desired to make traction on an irregularly s...
The Central Point Of The Circuit
The central point of the circuit--that point which divides be...
Stage I Entering The Right Pyriform Sinus
The operator standing (as in Fig. 66), inserts the esophagos...
Ulcers Case Xxv
The following case illustrates the superior efficacy of the l...
Heart Disease In Children And During Pregnancy
A common characteristic in a large proportion of middle-age...
Highly Inflamed Throat Croup
If the _throat_ is in a highly inflamed condition, repeated p...
Dimensions Of The Trachea And Bronchi
It will be noted that the bronchi divide monopodially, not d...
To Prevent Itch
A dose of _Sulphur_, or rubbing a little flour of sulphur on ...
Knee Swelling Of Or Pain In
For ordinary slight injuries, complete rest, and rubbing with ...
This is severe pain in one part or other of the body, sometime...
The Malignant Forms Of Scarlet-fever
are caused by the character of the epidemy, but, perhaps, mor...
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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