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The capacity of an ordinary pair of lungs is about 250 cubic i...
If this grain is well grown and thoroughly well cooked, it wil...
HEINRICH CORNELIUS AGRIPPA VON NETTESHEIM, a German alchemist...
Rub the hands and arms well twice a day with CAYENNE LOTION (s...
Take Care Of Your Stomach
WE all know that we have a great deal to do. Some of ...
Papillomata Of The Larynx In Children
Of all benign growths in the larynx papilloma is the most fre...
Water For Drinking
Every care should be taken to have drinking water absolutely p...
The gastroscope is of the same construction as the esophagos...
This forms a severe feature in many cases of illness, and has ...
Often, in the young, the bones are so soft that they bend more...
Hurry, Worry, And Irritability
PROBABLY most people have had the experience of hurry...
Head Massaging The
This is so important in many cases of neuralgia, headache, and...
No greater mistake could be made than to curtail the hours of ...
Dripping Sheet Substitute For The Half-bath
To apply the _dripping sheet_, a tin bathing hat or a large w...
Punctures Case Xiii
Am old man applied leeches to the instep for inflammation occ...
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Factors Increasing The Blood Pressure
With normal heart and arteries, exertion and exercise should ...
Colds Consumption And Pneumonia
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This frequent and distressing trouble is to be traced to a sta...
Troubles Of The Nervous System
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Purple Spots On Skin
Source: Papers On Health
These arise first as small swellings. The
swellings fall, and leave purple patches behind, which, if the trouble
continues, become so numerous as to spoil the appearance of the skin.
This especially occurs in children or young people, whose skin is
exceptionally delicate. What has occurred is really much the same as
the result of a blow or pinch, leaving the skin "black and blue." Some
of the delicate vessels in the skin have given way, and dark blood
collects on the spot.
The treatment is to sponge all over the body and limbs with warm
CAYENNE "TEA" (see), only strong enough to cause a slight smarting.
It should never cause pain. If it does so, the tea is too strong, and
should be diluted with warm water. The soapy LATHER (see) may also be
used, and olive oil may with advantage be rubbed on as well. Milk and
boiling water should be given to the patient every two hours during the
day, with a few drops of the cayenne "tea" in it. This is a true
stimulant, and worth all the whiskey in the world. The object of the
treatment is to nurse the patient's strength, and stimulate the skin.
An intelligent study of many articles in this book will guide the
thoughtful how to act.
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