Medical ArticlesAnesthesia For Peroral Endoscopy
A dyspneic patient should never be given a general anesthetic...
The Extraction Of Tightly Fitting Foreign Bodies From The Bronchi
Annular Edema Such objects as marbles, pebbles, corks, etc.,...
Potatoes boiled and beaten up with buttermilk, spread out in t...
This fever assumes two principal forms: Simple or mild, and M...
Extraction Of Tacks Nails And Large Headed Foreign Bodies From The Tracheobronchial Tree
In cases of this sort the point presents the same difficulty...
This term is applied so loosely and so indiscriminately to al...
A large, soft, fleshy tumour is usually simply an accumulation...
Punctures Case Viii
This case illustrates the mode of treatment by the lunar caus...
Pulse Counting The
Most valuable information as to the nature and progress of dis...
Physical Signs Of Bronchial Foreign Body
In most cases there will be limitation of expansion on the in...
Take Care Of Your Stomach
WE all know that we have a great deal to do. Some of ...
Fever arising from bad state of the blood may be treated by ca...
Natural Polarization Of Man's Physical Organism
The electro-vital fluid, in the animal economy, is subject to...
Rubbing Sheet Substitute For The Half-bath
It cannot be difficult to procure a wash-tub. Should you be s...
Taking A Laryngeal Specimen For Diagnosis
The diagnosis of carcinoma, sarcoma, and some other conditio...
Diagnosis Of Foreign Body In The Air Or Food Passages
The questions arising are: I. Is a foreign body present? ...
Rules For Endoscopic Foreign Body Extraction
1. Never endoscope a foreign body case unprepared, with the...
The Tongue is not Used chiefly for Tasting. If you will notic...
See Abscess. ...
Stenosis of one or more bronchi results at times from cicatr...
Source: Papers On Health
This acid is found in persons of a gouty tendency, such
tendencies being a great deal more common than is imagined.
It is really a waste product formed by the activity of the body cells,
and should properly be mainly transformed into urea and so excreted. If
it is not so transformed it accumulates in the blood and deposits in
stony formations in different parts of the body, as in the joints,
kidneys and bladder, causing very serious disease. Pure air and plenty
of exercise will assist its transformation.
It is also taken into the body in various foods, particularly meat and
tea, which are very rich in it or kindred chemical substances,
therefore, anyone having such a tendency should avoid these. The
consumption of sugar should also be limited. Avoid alcohol and use
plenty of green vegetables and fruits.
The tendency to a "uric acid" constitution is hereditary, and is
prevalent among families who live high. Such should be continually on
the watch lest their diet should precipitate an attack. Water should be
freely drunk, and plenty of bathing with subsequent rubbing of the
muscles or massage is advisable.
Drugs are to be avoided as they often result in painful heart
affection, and besides do not strike at the real root of the disease.
Soda or lithia water may be taken either with or without milk. Brine
baths may be taken when practicable.
Next: Urinary Troubles