Medical ArticlesBowels Lax
A teaspoonful of lemon juice (freshly expressed), along with h...
Cardiac Disease In Pregnancy
It is so serious a thing for a woman with valvular lesion or ...
Knee Swelling Of Or Pain In
For ordinary slight injuries, complete rest, and rubbing with ...
In hypertension, as long as the heart, which is probably hyp...
Curing With Enemas
It is not wise to continue regular colonics or enemas once a ...
Endoscopy In Malignant Disease Of The Larynx
The general surgical rule applying to individuals past middle...
HEINRICH CORNELIUS AGRIPPA VON NETTESHEIM, a German alchemist...
The Half-bath The Sitz- Or Hip-bath
Should the half-bath or shallow-bath (which are technical ter...
Ancient Medical Prescriptions
From early times it was a universal custom to place at the ...
These begin like warts, and in the earlier stages poulticing a...
I KNOW a woman who says that if she wants to get her ...
Blood Pressure And Insurance
An epitome of the consensus of opinion of the risk of accepti...
Philosophy Of Disease And Cure
In every part of the animal economy, polar derangements in th...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Superficial Structures Of The Male Perinaeum
The median line of the body is marked as the situation where ...
In some cases of this trouble the symptoms are very alarming, ...
This affection of nursing women frequently comes on before th...
Sudden Invasion Of The Nervous Centres
Of the different forms of scarlatina maligna the most dangero...
Convulsions Of Children - Fits
These generally occur, either from the irritation of worms, o...
Readily identified by smell of tar or carbolic. Wash mouth wel...
This results from severe damp chills, usually following exhaus...
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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