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How To Conquer Consumption
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Preparation Of The Patient For Peroral Endoscopy
The suggestions of the author in the earlier volumes in regar...
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An expectant mother should lead a quiet, orderly and healthful...
The Lower Animals
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Tricuspid Stenosis Tricuspid Obstruction
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The first sign of such an illness is a brief and slight attack...
The venous pressure, after a long neglect, is now again being...
A NURSE who had been only a few weeks in the hospital...
Where the juices and organs of the body are thoroughly healthy,...
Eruptive Cutaneous Diseases
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Water In The Head
In cases where this trouble is suspected, very often there is ...
Curing With Enemas
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Diet For The Acutely Ill
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Delicacy of touch and manipulation are an absolute necessity...
The following treatment will be found effective to heal less s...
The presence of a well marked case of exophthalmic goiter is ...
Take B D current, moderate force. Treat exactly as in spermat...
Rules For Endoscopic Foreign Body Extraction
1. Never endoscope a foreign body case unprepared, with the...
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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