Simple remedies such as we advocate are found of immense servi...
Feet Giving Way
Where there is a great deal of standing to be done by any one,...
Cases Beyond The Remedy Of Fasting
Occasionally, very ill people have a liver that has become so...
For all kinds of burning inflammatory pain in the eyes, the fo...
Contraindications To Direct Laryngoscopy
There are no absolute contraindications to direct laryngosco...
_Erythema_ may be considered an exceedingly mild form of erys...
The Surgical Form Of The Deep Cervical And Facial Regions And The Relative Position Of The Principal Bloodvessels And Nerves
While the human cervix is still extended in surgical position...
Resume Of Tracheotomy
Instruments. Headlight Sandbag Scalpel Hemostats ...
If these are of the nature of cramps, which come on while lyin...
During rheumatism the peripheral blood vessels are generally ...
Vitamins For Young Persons And Children
Young healthy people from weaning through their thirties shou...
Mineral Acids In Case Of Severe Sore-throat
In case the throat be very troublesome, there cannot be any o...
From The Hygienic Dictionary 2
Toxemia.  "Toxemia is the basic cause of all so-called dise...
See Veins, Swollen, etc. ...
Tea should not be infused longer than three or four minutes, an...
It is essential for the welfare of the patient, especially af...
The abdomen is formed of a series of rings containing the bowe...
Deviation Of The Esophagus
Deviation of the esophagus may be marked in the presence of a...
The Trying Member Of The Family
"TOMMY, don't do that. You know it annoys your grandf...
The Expletive Method Blood-letting
has been advocated by some of the best authorities, and there...
Dysmenorrhea Painful Menstruation
Source: A Newly Discovered System Of Electrical Medication
If the disease be occasioned by uterine displacement, obstructing the
os uteri, the organ must be restored to its normal position. This can
best be done by mechanical action. But it is most commonly occasioned by
irritation of the mucus membrane lining the interior cavity of the
uterus. Mucus surfaces, under chronic irritation, are electrically
negative. Therefore, in this case, if it be an old one, taking the A D
current, very mild force, apply the uterine electrode, N. P., to the
os uteri, and treat over the lower dorsal and upper lumbar vertebrae
with P. P., long cord. Treat five to eight minutes, three times a
But I should add, that recovery from this infirmity, when occasioned by
uterine irritation, will be much aided by commencing each sitting with
a general tonic treatment (see page 95), and closing with the
treatment just above prescribed.
The last described form of dysmenorrh[oe]a is sometimes attended with
spasmodic contraction of the os uteri, thus preventing the catamenial
flow. This may be readily relieved by applying P. P. to uterus, and N.
P. to lower dorsal and upper lumbar vertebrae.
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