THE USE OF COD LIVER OIL IN HUGE DOSES

By DR. A. HEISLER.   COD liver oil is given as a rule to weak, anaemic and sickly people and to consumptive in small doses, a teaspoonful, a pudding-spoonful, or a tablespoonful after meals. It is widely believed that large doses upset patients and do harm. That assumption is, I believe largely due to experiments … Read more

THE FAULTY TEACHING OF THE DOCTORS

By Ellis Barker J.   THERE has recently been a correspondence in The Times about osteopathy. The osteopaths are endeavouring to obtain official recognition by means of a parliamentary bill. They claim recognition on the plea that they spend five years in the study of their art. The organized medical profession oppose their claims. Its … Read more

HOW TO TREAT SEVERE COUGHS

By DR. Petrie Hoyle.   Kali bichromicum (3x, 6x, 30th). This remedy cures the coughs which have these most peculiar symptoms. The voice is rough and hoarse, the cough is paroxysmal, teasing, violent and deep down, caused by constant tickling there is much clear (but sometimes thick) tenacious phlegm which pulls out into long strings … Read more