This is a contagious disease, consisting in an inflammation o...
One of the most fruitful causes of ill-health is the habit of ...
Esophageal Foreign Body Symptoms
1. There are no absolutely diagnostic symptoms. 2. Dysph...
Home Methods Of Purifying Water
Boiling. Where the water that you are obliged to drink is not...
Take the B D Faradaic current--moderate strength. If the affe...
Unsuccessful Bronchoscopy For Foreign Bodies
The limitations of bronchoscopic removal of foreign bodies ar...
Spine Weakness Of The
See Children's Healthy Growth. ...
(_Ague in the breast--Inflamed breast_.) This is a disease...
Ears Singing In The
Partial deafness is often accompanied by noises in the ear, wh...
Readily identified by smell of tar or carbolic. Wash mouth wel...
Keep the patient still as possible on his back. Use A D curre...
Pulse Counting The
Most valuable information as to the nature and progress of dis...
The study of the blood pressure has become a subject of gre...
Foreign Bodies In The Larynx
Laryngeally lodged foreign bodies produce a wheezing respirat...
Of Inflammation Of The Knee
Servant women, I suspect from much kneeling in scouring stair...
Some years back my 70 years old mother came from the family ...
Tea should not be infused longer than three or four minutes, an...
Conclusive Remarks Obstacles
Before concluding my article, I shall attempt to remove a few...
To Prevent Small-pox
Use _Macrotin_ 1st night and morning, and if nursing or expos...
The swelling of veins in the leg is a very common trouble, esp...
Source: Papers On Health
When a child is suffering after vaccination, we
should have him gently rubbed all over--thrice at least with
M'Clinton's soap (see Lather). No one who has not seen this well done
can believe how blessed are its effects on an irritated skin. It
soothes incredibly. When thoroughly covered and covered again with
well-made lather of this soap, the child will sleep beautifully. We
should soap head and all, and let the little man sleep all night in the
soap. He may be sponged in the morning with weak vinegar and water to
clean off the remains of the soap, if there are any. Now, there will
occur a most important question: Is the child cold or feverish? If
cold, then mix some good olive oil in your rubbing with the lather. If
hot, use no oil. If cold, rub all over with warm oil before applying
the lather. It will make no difference, or next to none, if the disease
has broken out as a visible skin disease, only it will be necessary to
use the vinegar on the unbroken parts of the skin and not to distress
the child by painful smarting. The soap will not need to be so
restricted. That cures the most tender sores, and soothes in a
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