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The Temples Of Esculapius
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The Effect Of Athletics On The Heart
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Rest In Sleep
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Why People Get Sick
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Next to its intrinsic value, our method gives the patient the...
Normal Blood Pressure For Adults
Woley [Footnote: Woley, II. P.: The Normal Variation of the S...
Legs Pricking Pains In
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In many cases of severe illness, the stomach rejects all food,...
is applied to wounds, _incised_ and _lacerated_, promoting he...
The Lower Animals
It may, by some, be objected that, if we regard sensation as ...
Heat And Weakness
We have over and over again shown in these papers how heat pas...
Is the process whereby the digested food is carried into the b...
Angina Pectoris Management
While a number of causes of true cardiac pain may be eliminat...
Source: Papers On Health
When a limb becomes swelled and white, pouring hot water
very gently over it with a sponge or cloth will have a blessed effect.
It may be continued for an hour at a time for several times. If this
ceases to be comforting, it should be discontinued and the limb dressed
with warm olive oil, a soft cotton rag being put next the skin, and
soft flannel above that. Of course absolute rest should be taken.
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