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The regular type of laryngoscope shown in Fig. I (A, B, C) i...
Contraindications To Esophagoscopy
In the presence of aneurysm, advanced organic disease, exten...
Intermittent Fever, Ague or Chill Fever. This comes on wit...
A healthy man usually evacuates about 30-40 ozs. of urine dail...
To Prevent Yellow Fever
Take _Aconite_, _Belladonna_ and _Macrotin_, 1st in rotation ...
See Paralysis. ...
A Collection Of Gallbladders
Gallbladder cases are rather ho-hum to me; they are quick to ...
Urgent dyspnea in diphtheria when no membrane and but slight...
This is a matter of great importance to the sick. Nor is anyth...
Other Bad Symptoms
These symptoms may present themselves with the rash standing ...
The Anti-gastric Method
consisting in the free use of emetics or purgatives, has been...
To Prevent Dysentery
In hot weather when bilious diseases prevail, use _Mercurius_...
This frequent and distressing trouble is to be traced to a sta...
This is applied as follows. Over a large armchair spread a fol...
Ears Singing In The
Partial deafness is often accompanied by noises in the ear, wh...
Colic Of Whatever Kind
Use A D current, pretty strong force. In severe cases, introd...
Contraction Of Sinews
This often occurs at the knee, bending the joint so that the p...
Inflammation Of The Finger Case Xxxii
Miss B. aged 23, had a slight scratch on the inside of the in...
Cheap, ill-printed literature is responsible for much eye trou...
In spite of the fact that a large number of men today do not ...
Source: Papers On Health
Some have a predisposition to this most painful disease, and
require to keep a strict watch on their diet. Meat, specially the
internal organs, meat extracts, alcohol, tea, and coffee must be
avoided, and milk, buttermilk and porridge, cheese, eggs, and
vegetables, especially green vegetables, made into light and digestible
dishes, should be relied on solely. Further, the diet should be a small
one, most thoroughly and slowly masticated, and plenty of pure water is
advisable, in order to help the elimination of the waste which causes
the trouble. See Uric Acid.
If the feet be affected, apply gentle heat to the lower part of the
spine by Fomentation (see). Sometimes a cold cloth on the lower spine
will soothe, but more often heat is the true cure. Wrap the sore foot
in softest cotton, and foment very gently through this, using only
warm cloths, and taking care to avoid giving pain. The cloths should
be just a little below blood heat. Cold cloths are a serious mistake,
but at a temperature a little below blood heat a gentle soothing is
produced. Care must in every case be taken to do only what the patient
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