|VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.homemedicine.ca|| Informational|
Medical ArticlesThe Confusions About Diets And Foods
Like my daughter, many people of all ages are muddled about t...
Difficulties In The Introduction Of The Bronchoscope
The beginner may enter the esophagus instead of the trachea:...
As intimated in the preceding paragraph, the diet during end...
Symptomatology And Treatment Of Chronic Valvular Lesions
Before discussing the treatment of broken compensation in gen...
The Teeth The Ivory Keepers Of The Gate
Why the Teeth are Important. The teeth are a very important...
Pulse Counting The
Most valuable information as to the nature and progress of dis...
The current is that moving electric essence which traverses t...
Bruises Case Xvi
J. Jennings, bricklayer, aged 26, fell through the roof of a ...
On The Treatment By Eschar And Poultice
In many cases in which it is impossible to adopt either the m...
Ears Singing In The
Partial deafness is often accompanied by noises in the ear, wh...
is small pox modified by vaccination. It is to be treated as ...
This disease generally comes on at night, in hot weather, and...
Chloride Of Lime
About the same opinion may be given on _Chloride of Lime_. As...
WILLIAM LILLY, a famous English astrologer of yeoman ancestry...
The patient should be placed in the recumbent position, with...
The Poor Start
For this reason it makes sense to take vitamins and food sup...
Why Does Mrs Smith Get On My Nerves?
IF you want to know the true answer to this question ...
A, Gastroscopic view of a gastrojejunostomy opening drawn pat...
Feet Giving Way
Where there is a great deal of standing to be done by any one,...
Cold baths, while greatly to be recommended to those who are s...
Source: Papers On Health
For all kinds of burning inflammatory pain in the
eyes, the following treatment is most effective. Place a hot BRAN
POULTICE (see) beneath the back of the head and neck while the
patient lies on the back. Press gently fresh cool damp cloths,
frequently changed, all over the eyeballs and sockets, so as to draw
out the heat. No one who has not seen this done can imagine how
powerful a remedy it is. It may also be necessary, if the feet be cold,
to foment up to the knees. This last fomentation is best done at
bedtime, and the feet and legs should be rubbed with olive oil, and a
pair of cotton stockings put on to sleep in, to keep the feet
If the eyes are very sensitive the treatment should go on in dim light,
as may be felt necessary. The poultice and cold cloths may be used for
an hour twice a day. In bad cases, where sight has been seriously
affected, a good rubbing of all the skin of the head with the finger
tips may be given before the poultice is applied. This rubbing must not
be a trial to the patient, but gently done, with kindly good will, and
it must be pursued for fifteen or twenty minutes, until the whole head
is in a warm glow.
Next: Eyes Inflamed With General Eruptions Over The Body
Previous: Eyes Healthy