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Medical ArticlesSpecular Esophagoscopy
Inspection of the hypopharynx and upper esophagus is readily...
Breath And The Skin
The organs of breathing remove much waste from the system, but...
In the non-cicatricial forms, galvanocaustic puncture applie...
What is commonly called a "cough and spit" is sometimes due to...
ONCE a young woman who had very hard work to do day a...
Breast Swelling In
A blow on the breast, or the drain of nursing a child, along w...
Probably most acute infections cause more or less myocarditis...
Affection Of The Cerebellum And Spine
In affections of the _cerebellum_ and _spinal marrow_, the pa...
Stings Of Insects
The effect produced by the sting of Bees, Wasps, and Hornets ...
The treatment under Glands, Swollen, should be followed. But b...
Food Combining And "healthfood Junkfood"
This brings us to a topic I call healthfood junkfood. Many pe...
The remedy which has attracted and still attracts in a very h...
Cancers take on a variety of forms, distinguished by differen...
The Period Of Convalescence
under the usual drug-treatment, is, however, usually protract...
Noise And Disease
Perhaps nothing shows more the lack of human feeling in many p...
Positive And Negative Effort
DID you ever have the grip? If you ever have you may ...
The most striking symptom of diphtheria is the growth of a sub...
is a most efficient remedy applied to old irritable _varicose...
A teaspoonful of lemon juice (freshly expressed), along with h...
Inflammation Of The Eyes - Ophthalmia
For common Ophthalmia, in the early stages, while there is mo...
Eyes Inflamed With General Eruptions Over The Body
Source: Papers On Health
In some cases
the eye trouble is only a part of a general skin inflammation,
accompanied with heat all over the body, and an acrid, irritating
discharge from eruptions on the face and elsewhere, especially on the
head. The cold cloths and poultice will not work in such a case. The
chief agent in the cure is fine soap lather (see Head, Soaping). Let
the head be shampooed with it for half-an-hour. The whole body should
then be lathered and shampooed for a short time in a warm bath; this is
best done at bedtime. Much water is not needed; warm soapy lather, well
rubbed all over, is what is required. Ordinary soap will make the skin
worse; only M'Clinton's will do to soothe and heal it (see Soap). If
white specks show on the eyes, the treatment in article on Eyes, Danger
to Sight of, will cure these. When this complaint is obstinate and
refuses to heal, medical advice should be sought, as blood poisoning is
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