Blood Purifying

Sources: 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,