HOW TO CURE SICK

By J.ELLIS BARKER   THE art of curing the sick-for curing is not a science- is a difficult one. It requires knowledge, common sense, intuition, and many other qualities too numerous to mention. There are homoeopathic doctors who carefully interrogate their patients and then hunt for a drug or drugs corresponding to the symptoms complained … Read more

CONSTIPATION

Ellis Barker J   THE bane of modern life is constipation. Huge fortunes are made by the production of laxatives and purgatives, and the vendors advertise them as “perfectly innocuous”, selling them in the form of chocolates or in some other attractive form and proclaiming that these laxatives are not “habit creating”. Of course this … Read more

THE SWAB IN DIPHTHERIA DIAGNOSIS

By BERTRAND P. ALLINSON, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. (From The Anti-Vivisection Journal).   THE letter quoted in full written by Dr. James in the British Medical journal of August 4th in our last issue,., on diphtheria diagnosis provoked a flood of correspondence from al over the country. The correspondence on the subject. It may be well to … Read more