The patient is quite helpless, and there is usually a strong s...
Symptoms Of Laryngeal Foreign Body
1. Initial laryngeal spasm followed by wheezing respiration...
From The Hygienic Dictionary
Doctors.  In the matter of disease and healing, the peopl...
See Hay Fever. ...
Palpitation Of The Heart
This is commonly a symptomatic or sympathetic affection--rare...
This distressing symptom, which accompanies various illnesses,...
The cough is a spasmodic action of nerves which are otherwise ...
Rapid Relief From Colon Cleansing
During fasting the liver is hard at work processing toxins re...
In slight cases, where the patient simply cannot sleep for tos...
Brain Inflammation Of
This arises often from over-schooling of young boys and girls....
The Religion Of It
THE religion of it is the whole of it. "All religion ...
Stenosis of one or more bronchi results at times from cicatr...
Menorrhagia - Profuse Menses - Flowing
For this affection, _Ipecac_ and _Hamamelis_ are the specific...
Priessnitz's Method The Wet-sheet-pack
a remedy which, alone, is worth the whole antiphlogistic, dia...
What Kind Of Food Should We Eat?
Generally speaking, our Appetites will Guide us. Our whole bo...
Extent Of Electric Agency
When we have settled upon the position that the electricity o...
If the circulation of air is necessary in any other form of ...
Preparation Of Medicine
As it often becomes necessary for the practitioner to make mo...
Cases Beyond The Remedy Of Fasting
Occasionally, very ill people have a liver that has become so...
Nourishment Heat In
Heat is absorbed in building up the bodily tissues, and given ...
Category: TREATMENT OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
If the circulation of air is necessary in any other form of
scarlet-fever, it is all-important in torpid reaction, especially when
it inclines to a typhoid type. We should never forget that it is the
oxygen of the air that nourishes the process of combustion going on in
every living body, and that in the same manner as no fire can burn
bright without a sufficient supply of air, the combustion within the
patient will be slower in proportion as there is less pure air in the
sick-room, and consequently his reaction will be weaker, and _vice
versa_. A sick-room, filled with a number of people, and with a large
fire in it, or fed with the corrupted air of a furnace, without the
access of pure air, will always prove a dangerous place for a patient
in torpid fever, the fire and every living soul in it absorbing the
oxygen indispensable to his recovery. And if the case become typhoid,
there is little hope of saving the patient's life without plenty of pure
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