IN THE CAULDRON OF DISEASE

Are Waerland   [In the January issue of this journal there appeared an appreciation of Mr. Are Waerlands excellent book, “In the Cauldron of Disease”, published by David Nutt at 7s. 6d. With the permission of the gifted author, this Journal is privileged to reprint a few pages from his book, which will be read … 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

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

SOME REMINISCENCES OF AN OLD HOMOEOPATH

By MR. F.J. BENNETT.   IT is strange what small thins will influence a boys mind and determine his future career. In my case it was a small pamphlet given away from the Offices of the Daily Chronicle and Clerkenwell News, as it was called at that time-1877. This little pamphlet was illustrated with pictures … 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

ARSENIC AS A CANCER REMEDY

By Ellis Barker J.   SINCE the beginning of Homoeopathy Arsenic has been used a remedy for cancer and occasionally with brilliant results. It has been employed as a rule in the low and medium potencies. I personally have had the most satisfactory results with ARsenic in the 200th potency, and I think I ought … Read more