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A female servant punctured the end of the finger by a pin; th...
The Curative Influence Of The Imagination
At the present day the remarkable benefit which often resul...
Perversions In The Guidance Of The Body
SO evident are the various, the numberless perversion...
Quacks And Quackery Continued
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Rub the hands and arms well twice a day with CAYENNE LOTION (s...
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Decannulation in neoplastic cases depends upon the nature of...
Relaxed And Atrophied Conditions
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Want Of Water
Category: TREATMENT OF OTHER FEVERS
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
One of the obstacles is the _want of a sufficient quantity of water_ in
some houses, and the difficulty of procuring it.
This obstacle is easily removed.
If you cannot procure water enough for a half-bath--for there cannot be
a difficulty in procuring a pailful for wetting the sheet--give your
patient a _dripping sheet_ instead, which, in most cases, will do as
well; or, should there be a want of a wash-tub to give it in, a _rubbing
sheet_ may supply the bath.
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