There is a vast variety of ailments associated with what is ca...
Strabismus Discordance Of The Eyes
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You Have No Idea How I Am Rushed
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ADOPTING the phrase of our forefathers, with all its ...
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The Stiffening Rods Of The Body-machine
What Bones Are. The bones are not the solid foundation and fr...
This trouble appears in two opposite characters. In the one it...
For this the treatment may be given as in gastric fever, and, ...
Lues Of The Esophagus
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Menorrhagia - Profuse Menses - Flowing
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Use Of The Long Cord
It is often desirable to bring the entire parts of the patien...
Vitamins For An Older Healthy Person
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JOHANN BAPTIST VAN HELMONT, a celebrated Belgian physician, s...
Few vital processes are more remarkable than that by which foo...
Methods Of Treatment
Irritating applications probably provoke recurrences, becaus...
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An expectant mother should lead a quiet, orderly and healthful...
Division Of The Process Of The Disease Into Periods
Its course is commonly divided into four distinct periods, vi...
These are often a really serious trouble, especially to women,...
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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