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The part of the heart most affected is the part which has the...
Digestion is the process whereby the food we eat is turned int...
The cause of this is a nervous derangement of the internal org...
This frequent and severe trouble results most usually from chi...
Recent Wounds Contusions And Burns
Use the B D current, strong force as can be borne. Bring the ...
This is usually brought on by some excessive strain upon the b...
The Plumbing And Sewering Of The Body
The Wastes of the Body. Almost everything that the body does ...
Exercise And Growth
Fatigue as a Danger Signal. The chief use of exercise in ch...
Rich Foods Brandy Beef-tea Etc
must be avoided. Involuntary starting, and the manifestation...
If an attack comes on from sudden cold, take _Aconite_ and _I...
Lues Of The Tracheobronchial Tree
Compared to laryngeal involvement, syphilis of the tracheobr...
This drug is a West Indian gum, and is one of those remedies w...
Ablutions And Rubbing With Iced Water Or Snow
In a few very obstinate cases, when no rash would appear afte...
Cicatricial Stenosis Of The Esophagus
Etiology.--The accidental swallowing of caustic alkali in sol...
Auricular Fibrillation Auricular Flutter
Auricular fibrillation is at times apparently a clinical enti...
I KNEW an old German--a wonderful teacher of the spea...
What Is It That Makes Me So Nervous?
THE two main reasons why women are nervous are, first...
This is a contagious disease, and always begins with symptoms...
In the non-cicatricial forms, galvanocaustic puncture applie...
Often caused by children sucking matches. There is a burning i...
Mind In Disease
Source: Papers On Health
Often a person, because of physical failure, becomes
possessed of an utterly erroneous idea, which no reasoning can change
or remove. Indeed, reasoning in such cases is best avoided. Attention
should rather be directed to the physical cause of the mental state,
with a view to its removal. Very probably you will find there is want
of sleep, with a dry hard state of the skin of the head, and too high
an internal temperature. You may then work wonders by soaping the head
(see Head, Soaping). The back also should be soaped similarly. If too
great a cooling effect is produced by this, wipe off the soap and rub
hot olive oil on the back instead. If this is not sufficient, rub the
limbs also with the hot oil. We have seen the most pronounced insanity
yield to this treatment, where the cause has been physical and not
mental. The secret of success is in so balancing the heat and cooling
applications that the utmost possible soothing can be given without any
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