Indications.--Tracheotomy is indicated in dyspnea of laryngot...
Extraction Of Foreign Bodies From The Strictured Esophagus
Foreign bodies of relatively small size will lodge in a stri...
The Fulcrum Of The Bronchoscopic Lever Is At The Upper Thoracic Aperture
Disregard of this rule will cause subglottic edema and will ...
To Prevent Yellow Fever
Take _Aconite_, _Belladonna_ and _Macrotin_, 1st in rotation ...
Where the juices and organs of the body are thoroughly healthy,...
For all such wounds, the best method is frequent cleansing wit...
Infections And How To Avoid Them
What Causes Disease. The commonest and most dangerous acciden...
Direct laryngoscopy, bronchoscopy, esophagoscopy and gastrosc...
What we call, for want of a better name, "nerve force," or "ne...
Limb Saving A
The proper growth of the body in any part depends on the power...
Digestion is the process whereby the food we eat is turned int...
This is chiefly observed in children. The most frequently en...
Amenorrhea Suppressed Menstruation
Treat as for chlorosis. But if the case be recent--the effect...
The Vegetable Kingdom
As to the vegetable kingdom, there is here, so far as we can ...
A teaspoonful of lemon juice (freshly expressed), along with h...
SUPPOSE your husband got impatient and annoyed with y...
Endoscopy In Malignant Disease Of The Larynx
The general surgical rule applying to individuals past middle...
The gastroscope is of the same construction as the esophagos...
Our idea is that this is caused by the soda in the soap used. ...
For this take two tablespoonfuls of hot water every five minut...
Health And Money
Source: Papers On Health
It will be noticed that the remedies we recommend
are in almost every case very cheap--even, like hot water, costing
nothing, as they are in every house. This very simplicity and
commonness has turned many against our treatment. We know, indeed, of
one curious case where olive oil was derided and despised by a
rheumatic patient, until his friends got it labelled "Poison, for
external use only." It was then eagerly applied, and effected a cure.
We warn our readers very seriously against this folly. It is traded in
by some who sell the simplest things as secret cures at exorbitant
prices, and impoverish still further those who are poor enough already.
The price of a drug or appliance is no indication of its value as a
cure. Neither is its lack of price. Nor is the price of any particular
food or drink an indication of its value. Good and nutritious foods are
generally cheap and easily procured. See Diet, Economy in. Our effort
has been to find out cures within the reach of every household; and we
have found that, as God has put water and air freely within man's
reach, so has He put those things which best cure disease within the
reach of the poorest. Let us not then despise such things because they
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