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Action Of The Sitz-bath Explained
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Home Methods Of Purifying Water
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Diagnosis Of Foreign Body In The Air Or Food Passages
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The Light Reflex On The Forceps
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Stokes Adams Treatment
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Preparation Of The Patient For Peroral Endoscopy
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Curing With Enemas
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To Prevent Scarlet Fever
Source: An Epitome Of Homeopathic Healing Art
Give Belladonna at the 3d attenuation, three to six pellets, according
to the age of the child, every morning, during the prevalence of the
epidemic. This is for the common or mild form of the disease. If the
prevailing epidemic is of the _malignant_ kind, producing fatal
ulcerations of the throat, give _Bell._ once in two days and _Mercurius
Corrosivus_ at the 3d attenuation on the alternate day.
While _Bell._ is a very certain preventive of the common eruptive
Scarlatina, it is not as certain to prevent the _malignant_ form. Though
it renders the latter much more mild, the _Merc. Cor._ is necessary to
ward it off entirely, or so modify as to divest it of the dangerous
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