An ulcer is an "eating sore": that is, a sore containing matte...
The delusion that health can be restored by swallowing drugs i...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Bend Of The Elbow And The Forearm Showing The Relative Position Of The Arteries Veins And Nerves
The farther the surgical region happens to be removed from th...
Much more than is readily believed depends on the state of the...
Is simply an inflammation due to impurity of the blood. These ...
Wide gagging prevents proper exposure of the larynx by forci...
Mechanical Effect Of Each Pole
The mechanical effect of the forward end of the current, or t...
Foods For Monodiet, Juice Or Broth Fasting
zucchini, garlic, onion, green beans, kale, celery, beet gree...
From The Hygienic Dictionary
Cure.  There is no "cure" for disease; fasting is not a cur...
The Various Forms And Positions Of Strictures And Other Obstructions Of The Urethra False Passages Enlargements And Deformities Of The Prostate
Impediments to the passage of the urine through the urethra m...
In this rapid high tension age the physician should be as ene...
Foreign Bodies In The Air And Food Passages
The air and food passages may be invaded by any foreign subst...
As mentioned above the anterior commissure laryngoscope and ...
Paralysis Of The Esophagus
The passage of liquids and solids through the esophagus is a ...
Affection Of The Brain
When the _brain_ is affected, the patient suddenly complains ...
Thorough heating, with moist heat is the best treatment for th...
Infections And How To Avoid Them
What Causes Disease. The commonest and most dangerous acciden...
Piles - Hemorrhoids
One important matter in all cases of habitual piles, is, to k...
Thumb Bruised And Broken
Frequently a tradesman will strike the thumb or finger a serio...
Deviation Of The Esophagus
Deviation of the esophagus may be marked in the presence of a...
Source: Papers On Health
If this grain is well grown and thoroughly well cooked, it
will be found to be one of the best foods for restoring an exhausted
Take two or three handfuls of "pot" barley; boil this in water for two
hours at least, thoroughly to burst the grain; then water and grain
together are turned into a suitable dish, and placed, covered over, in
the oven, where it may simmer for another two hours. When turned out,
it may be salted to taste. After the four hours' cooking, the grain and
water are a kind of barley pudding. A dessertspoonful of this every
half-hour, from eight in the morning till eight at night, will help
wonderfully a weak stomach, if taken as the only diet. This is what
is meant when "barley pudding" is prescribed in these articles.