HOW TO GUARD AGAINST TUBERCULOSIS

BY DR. C. P. EMERSON.   (from “Essentials of Medicine”). CHRONIC pulmonary tuberculosis, characterised by a slow formation of conglomerate tubercles, and followed either by fibrosis or by slow cavity formation, is the common form of consumption. It is very insidious in its onset and course. The patient usually has been treated for a dozen … Read more

CANCER AND CIVILIZATION

BY DR. F.L. HOFFMAN.   THE rarity of cancer among natives races suggests that the disease is primarily induced, or at least increased in relative frequency, by the condition or methods of living which typify our modern civilization. There are no known reasons why cancer should not occasionally occur among any race or people, even … Read more

HINTS AND VEGETARIAN RECIPES

BY JAMES HENRY COOK. SUMMER SALADS. SALADS from the garden are natures true food medicine. They give health in their production, gathering and eating. The varieties available are past counting. Hints in their preparation may prove of service. Attractiveness. All food should be attractive, and what is more attractive than uncooked food? A good colour … Read more