CHILLS, COLDS AND THEIR SEQUELS

By Ellis Barker J.   WHAT is called the common cold is very common indeed. It is universal. It is usually a triviality, but not always. A cold may be followed by bronchitis, pneumonia, pleurisy, tuberculosis, rheumatism, heart disease and innumerable other grave disorders. Every layman is acquainted with this fact. The average individual, when … Read more

HOW TO CURE THE SICK

By Ellis Barker J. SOME PRACTICAL EXAMPLES. A CASE OF RHEUMATISM.   RHEUMATISM is widespread and is difficult to cure. We have been told that rheumatism claims an enormous and ever-increasing number of victims in England and elsewhere, and in order to combat this disorder, special clinics have been created in many localities. It is … Read more

THE MYSTERIES OF HOMOEOPATHY

Ellis Barker J   LAY readers insufficiently acquainted with Homoeopathy are occasionally mystified by certain figures and signs employed in homoeopathic articles and books. Homoeopathic medicines may be given in the liquid or in the solid form. The strong tinctures from plants are called mother tinctures. These tinctures are usually diluted and with the dilution … Read more