Medical ArticlesTreating With Electrolytic Currents
For decomposing and carrying off unnatural growths, as fistul...
See Whooping Cough. ...
See Baths for Head. ...
Punctures Case Xii
A servant maid was bitten by a dog in four places--severely o...
Fatigue, excessive heat, fright, loss of blood, hunger, etc., ...
Burns Case Xxxv
The following case will present a specimen of my trials of th...
Hope And Healing
The mind has always an influence on the body. Life rises and f...
Before Perspiration Comes On There Is A Little More Excitement For
a few minutes (41), which must not induce the friends of the pa...
Stage I Entering The Right Pyriform Sinus
The operator standing (as in Fig. 66), inserts the esophagos...
In all fevers, to cool down the excessive heat of the patient ...
The Dissection Of Femoral Hernia And The Seat Of Stricture
Whilst all forms of inguinal herniae escape from the abdomen ...
under a well conducted course of hydriatic treatment is, in g...
This is an affection of the bowels of the nature of diarrhoea,...
Mitral Stenosis: Mitral Narrowing
This particular valvular defect occurs more frequently in wom...
Pain is often felt in parts of the back or sides which will yi...
Methods Of Obtaining Pure Water
Wise Planning and Spending of Money is Necessary. If our city...
A Summing Up
GIVE up resentment, give up unhealthy resistance. ...
The Digestive Process
After we have eaten our four-color meal--often we do this in ...
The swallowing function can be studied only with the fluoros...
See Alcohol; Narcotics. ...
Source: Papers On Health
We give this name to a trouble from which we have been able
to save some patients, as expressing best the general failure and
weakness which sometimes constitute a serious danger, even where all
specific symptoms are wanting. Some cases of this kind we have cured,
when they were supposed to be hopelessly dying, by the use of simple
soap lather. The skin of the patient is usually dry, and the pulse
feverish. In such a case take lather, made as directed in article Head,
Soaping, and spread it gently all over the stomach and heart. Repeat
this six or seven times, keeping the patient warm in bed. Then, after
drying, do the same thing to the back. This does immense good. For the
general skin stimulation, rub over with the mixture for NIGHT SWEATS
(see). The skin is rubbed over with this five or six times, once a
Where there is no feverishness, but rather cold feelings, then use the
warm lather as directed, and rub well all over afterwards with hot
olive oil. This treatment alone we know to have cured many.