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The Malignant Forms Of Scarlet-fever
are caused by the character of the epidemy, but, perhaps, mor...
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The Digestive System
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Deviation Of The Esophagus
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Interpretation Of Tracings
The interpretation of the arterial tracing shows that the nea...
This is a disease of the skin, producing redness, burning and...
From The Hygienic Dictionary
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Philosophy Of Disease And Cure
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Roentgenray Study In Foreign Body Cases
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If withdrawal be made a bimanual procedure it is almost cert...
Exercise While Fasting
The issue of how much activity is called for on a fast is co...
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As a first precaution, when an epidemic of this exists, childr...
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Source: Papers On Health
Fever arising from bad state of the blood may be
treated by careful cooling of the spine and head, with towels well
wrung out of cold water, frequently changed (see Fever). The pulse
in one case so treated was reduced from 130 to 96 by a few
applications. If a sore exists, treat it as in article Sores. If an
eruption in the skin breaks out, cover the surface at night with soap
lather (see Lather; Soap). Wipe that off with weak acetic acid
(see) in the morning, and the skin will come right. Let the diet be
simple and cooling (see Abscess; Assimilation; Skin; Sores; Appendix,
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