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This seems a very simple thing to do, but is by no means easy ...
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Sudden Invasion Of The Nervous Centres
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Spasmodic Stenosis Of The Esophagus
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Practice On The Dog
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Pulmonary Phthisis Consumption
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The Distinctive Diagnosis Between External And Internal Inguinal Herniae The Taxis The Seat Of Stricture And The Operation
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Cures Losing Their Effect
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Priessnitz's Method The Wet-sheet-pack
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A Typical Diseased Colon
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Cardiac Disease In Pregnancy
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Source: Papers On Health
This is often a trivial matter, but sometimes it is a
symptom of a serious chill. It may be only the effect of a thought, or
of some mental shock, but in any case it is a nervous disturbance, and
failure of energy, causing us to lose control of the nerves which
produce the shivering movements.
For ordinary shivering, the result of cold, treat as in Cold, Taking.
For cases where the vital action has evidently become very low, foment
the patient as directed in Angina Pectoris.
If pain in some part, as in a nursing breast or tender lung, indicates
inflammatory action there, cold towels may be applied to that part
while this fomentation is on. Renew the cold cloth as often as the
patient feels it agreeable, keeping up the heat of the fomentation all
the time. Increase the size of the cold cloth if the patient finds this
pleasant; stop if it becomes unpleasant. Many serious troubles are
checked in the first stage by treatment on these simple lines.
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