CHLORUM

BY DR.A.H.GRIMMER. Read before the December 1935 Meeting of the Chicago Homoeopathic Medical Society. Synonym-Chlorinum. Symbol-Cl. Common Name-Chlorine. Atomic Weight-35.5.   CHLORINE is one of the elements, but does not exist free in nature. It occurs in saline springs and in sea-water in combination with sodium, magnesium, potassium and calcium and in the solid form … Read more

THE CLINICIAN FUNCTION IN MEDICINE

THE RT. HON. LORD HORDER, K.C.V.O., F.R.C.P. Consulting Physician to St. Bartholomew Hospital. From New York State Journal of Medicine.   Medical literature is enormous and the vast majority of medical books and articles are unreadable and possess no intrinsic value; they are scarcely glanced at by the initiated and are soon forgotten. However, we … Read more

THE EVIL CONSTITUTIONAL EFFECTS OF ALUMINIUM

BY DR. V.T. CARR. From The homoeopathic Recorder.   I WISH to call your attention to the untold amount of damaging influence aluminium and its compounds may create in the human body on its fluids and tissues. I feel no apology is due for making this a seemingly personal matter. Before I am through I … Read more

KEYNOTES TO THE TISSUE REMEDIES

BY J.T. HESELTON.   SOME time ago I asked distinguished doctor what was the cause of disease. He answered without hesitation: “Germs or bacilli.” “But”, I said, “is it not true that I may have in my throat at this moment poisonous germs and yet be free of disease?” In a long drawl he replied, … Read more

WATER SOFTENERS AND MEDICATED TABLE SALT

Ellis Barker J BY THE EDITOR.   I WAS impressed by the arguments issued by the makers of water softeners. Hard water certainly causes an accumulation of mineral matter in pipes through which it completely clogged at last and unusable. One imagines that hard water might have a similarly unfavourable effect on human beings, and … Read more

A SCANDAL CASE FROM NEW ZEALAND

Ellis Barker J ONE meets frequently cases which been treated for years with the greater incompetence by doctors and surgeons. One finds cancer cases where year after year operation follows operation and none of the surgeons employed ever think for a moment that the trouble is due to some condition of the blood which needs … Read more

DIPHTHERIA AND ANTI-TOXIN

BY DR. BERTRAND P. ALLINSON. From The Anti-Vivisection Journal.   FOR those of us who like reading the signs, it would appear that the beginning of the abandonment of serum treatment is on the horizon. Serum treatment undoubtedly contains within itself the germs of its own destruction. It took more than a hundred years of … Read more

HEAL THYSELF AND WAYS THAT HELP

BY JAMES HENRY COOK.   AS we are none of us built constitutionally alike, no hard and fast rules can be laid down that will suit any particular person, but the of common sense with the will-to-be-well, will accomplish “miracles of healing” or better still, render healing unnecessary. If the man happens to be a … Read more