|VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.homemedicine.ca|| Informational|
Medical ArticlesLues Of The Tracheobronchial Tree
Compared to laryngeal involvement, syphilis of the tracheobr...
Inspection of the hypopharynx and upper esophagus is readily...
Positive And Negative Effort
DID you ever have the grip? If you ever have you may ...
See Bleeding; Wounds. ...
Burns Case Xxxv
The following case will present a specimen of my trials of th...
See Angina Pectoris. ...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Popliteal Space And The Posterior Crural Region
On comparing the bend of the knee with the bend of the elbow,...
Where this is recommended the cold-drawn oil is meant, not the...
Anesthesia In Heart Disease
While no physician likes to give an anesthetic to a patient w...
Take A D or B D current, full medium force. Treat with N. P. ...
Aortic Stenosis Aortic Obstruction
Valvular disease at the aortic orifice is much less common th...
If a chronic endocarditis has followed an acute condition, so...
Is a disease springing from disordered digestion, and caused s...
There Is Neither A Specific Nor A Prophylactic To Be Relied On
All these different methods and remedies, and many others, ha...
Notes On Nursing Tracheotomized Patients
Bedside tray should contain: Duplicate cannula Scalpel ...
Dripping Sheet Substitute For The Half-bath
To apply the _dripping sheet_, a tin bathing hat or a large w...
A Collection Of Gallbladders
Gallbladder cases are rather ho-hum to me; they are quick to ...
_Nux Vomica_ should be used once in about four hours, for twe...
Scarlet-fever Or Scarlatina
is an eruptive fever, produced by a peculiar contagious poiso...
This fever assumes two principal forms: Simple or mild, and M...
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
Previous: Head Sounds In