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See Indigestion. ...
This term is applied so loosely and so indiscriminately to al...
Use the A D current, strong force. Place the N. P., long cord...
Foods For Monodiet, Juice Or Broth Fasting
zucchini, garlic, onion, green beans, kale, celery, beet gree...
Bowels Inflammation Of
This (called medically Peritonitis) is an inflammation of the ...
All endoscopic procedures should be performed in a somewhat ...
Scarlatina Anginosa Or Sore-throat Scarlet-fever
Wherever the _throat_ is affected, which is almost always the...
Acute Mild Endocarditis
This inflammation of the endocardium is generally confined to...
Bruises Case Xvii
An old man, aged 60, received a bruise upon the occiput from ...
See Paralysis. ...
Inflammation Of The Bowels
See Bowels. ...
These are often piled on the front of the body, while the far ...
To Prevent Dysentery
In hot weather when bilious diseases prevail, use _Mercurius_...
Sitting (or Sitz) Bath
This bath, in whatever form administered, is essentially a sit...
For use in our treatment we recommend Coutts' Acetic Acid. It ...
Inflammation Of The Finger Case Xxxi
A young man, aged 18, came to me with a painful swelling of t...
Cicatricial Stenosis Of The Esophagus
Etiology.--The accidental swallowing of caustic alkali in sol...
This is the accumulation of gases in the body, usually caused ...
We have had so much success in helping the deaf that we feel w...
Consumption Treatment Of
Turning now to the case when consumption has actually shown it...
Source: Papers On Health
Often a state of the nerves exists, without any
apparent unhealthiness, which makes the whole system so sensitive, that
ordinary sights, sounds, and smells become unbearable, and the patient
feels the ordinary round of experience, which would never be noticed
otherwise, an intolerable burden. Strange feelings all over the body,
and an indescribable series of seemingly "fanciful" troubles, come on.
It is of no use, and indeed injurious, to treat such cases as merely
fanciful. The wrong bodily condition must be righted if the mental
condition is to improve. The first thing needed is quiet. Quietness
rests the overstrained nervous system very much. Nerve-benumbing drugs
are most hurtful (see Narcotics). Let the light in the room be
subdued, and strong smells avoided. To rest the skin nerves, wear only
Kneipp linen underclothing, and flannels above this if required.
Bathe the tongue and palate by taking mildly warm water into the mouth
and ejecting it again. Soap the head, and all over the body, if it can
be done without chilling, three times a week. (See Head, Soaping;
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