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This is the Theory of Toxemia. A healthy body struggles conti...
Autodrownage is the name given by the author to the drowning...
Emetic; stimulate and keep warm; keep patient lying down. ...
Acute Cardiac Symptoms Acute Heart Attack
It is not proposed here to describe the condition of sudden...
Head Massaging The
This is so important in many cases of neuralgia, headache, and...
Continuation Of Packs Convalescence
Whether the eruption appear or not, the packs should be conti...
Extent Of Electric Agency
When we have settled upon the position that the electricity o...
Dripping Sheet Substitute For The Half-bath
To apply the _dripping sheet_, a tin bathing hat or a large w...
This is one of the most difficult of diseases to control by a...
Punctures Case Viii
This case illustrates the mode of treatment by the lunar caus...
By inserting the window plug shown in Fig. 6 the esophagus m...
If in the head, treat as prescribed for common colds in the h...
St Vitus' Dance
This proceeds from a simple irritation of the spinal nerves, a...
Mitral Stenosis: Mitral Narrowing
This particular valvular defect occurs more frequently in wom...
Children And Teachers
Children are of the utmost value to society; through any one o...
Entirely different treatment from the above is needed for such...
Eyes Inflamed With General Eruptions Over The Body
In some cases the eye trouble is only a part of a general skin...
Cancer In Face
Treat as far as possible as recommended for breast cancer. ...
It is well to remember that over-feeding is a relative term. T...
Bronchoscopic Oxygen Insufflation
Bronchoscopic oxygen insufflation is a life-saving measure eq...
Source: Papers On Health
The question often arises as to the ability of
children to bear certain kinds of treatment. It must ever be
remembered, both in hot and cold applications, that the infant should
be gently dealt with. Violent cold and burning heat must alike be
With a gentle application of heat before bracing cold is used,
considerable power of endurance is imparted. Strong blisters and
violent medicines should never be used. Very much less treatment will
affect the infant than that required for an older child. And in almost
every case the most durable cures are reached by gradual progress.
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