It may be proper, in this place, to spend a few words upon el...
Tea should not be infused longer than three or four minutes, an...
How the Nose is Made. The nose began as a pair of little puck...
The Popularity of Beverages. For some curious reason, the h...
Cold In The Head
Infants often are prevented sucking by this form of cold closi...
General Tonic Treatment
Take the B D current, (A D is very good), of fair medium stre...
Cramp In The Stomach
This very severe trouble, though resisting ordinary methods of...
Direct Laryngoscopy In Diseases Of The Larynx
The diagnosis of laryngeal disease in young children, impossi...
Emetic, followed by white of egg. Keep very warm. ...
Much more than is readily believed depends on the state of the...
On The Treatment By Eschar And Poultice
In many cases in which it is impossible to adopt either the m...
Acute Mild Endocarditis
This inflammation of the endocardium is generally confined to...
Bilateral abductor laryngeal paralysis causes severe stenosi...
Is simply an inflammation due to impurity of the blood. These ...
During the process of healing, wounds often give a great deal ...
Esophageal Foreign Body
After initial choking and gagging, or without these, there m...
A cold is often easily overcome. At other times it "sits down,...
The Use Of Forceps In Endoscopic Foreign Body Extraction
Two different strengths of forceps are supplied, as will be s...
Chlorosis Green Sickness
This is a disease mostly or entirely peculiar to young women ...
Tricuspid insufficiency, except as rarely found in the fetus,...
Source: Papers On Health
Where this is advised medically, it is often taken in a
manner far from wise. For weakly people seeking strength, exercise
should never be pursued to the extent of fatigue. Up to a certain point
it does good; beyond that, harm. The beginning of harm is indicated by
the feeling of weariness. At the same time it must be remembered that
what is felt as weariness may be merely laziness. This must be
energetically combated. There is no royal road to health any more than
In some cases this disinclination for exercise may arise from too much
or too rich food, and a more sparing diet may remove it. See
Appendix; Physical Culture.
When even walking is out of the question, a kind of exercise may be
given by gently massaging the limbs while the patient is in bed. The
back muscles should also be gently rubbed and kneaded, so as to cause
them to move under the skin, without effort on the patient's part. But
no fatigue must be caused. The amount may be gradually increased as the
patient can stand it. See Brain Exercise; Massage.