QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Note: Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, Jr., 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Penna.   Question: DO YOU BELIEVE IN PSORA? JUST HOW DO YOU REGARD THIS THEORY OF HAHNEMANN?. Answer: It is time for us to modernize our views concerning this so-called miasmatic complex. Homoeopathists are prone to criticize the “old school” of medicine for … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Allan D Sutherland   Question: ARE THERE ANY VALID OBJECTIONS TO THE USE OF POTENTIZED VACCINES IN HOMOEOPATHIC PRACTICE? Answer: Potentization and oral administration will remove the objectionable features from any substance no matter how simple or complex. The homoeopathic materia medica already includes practically everything from gold and silver to decayed meat and septic … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

NOTE: Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, Jr., 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia,.   Questions: WHY IS IT THAT THE FIRST PRESCRIPTION IN A CHRONIC CASE OFTEN ACTS BETWEEN THAN ANY SUBSEQUENT PRESCRIPTION?. Answer: There are several points to consider: (a) Sometimes the first prescription is the true similimum, in which cases it will naturally act … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Note- Send question to Dr. Eugene Underhill, Jr., 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Penna.   Question: REGARDING PROBLEMS OF IMMUNIZATION. Answer: The best immunization against diphtheria, smallpox, influenza, pneumonia and other acute illnesses can be obtained in three ways:. 1. The correct constitutional homoeopathic remedy. 2. A well corrected and balanced diet to insure and adequate … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Note: Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Penna.   Question: WHEN CHILDREN REFUSE PLAIN MILK WOULD YOU ADVISE CHOCOLATE MILK AS A SUBSTITUTE? Answer: If children refuse plain milk, we would consider it an aversion which should be respected both by the parents and the physician. It is only step from … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Allan D Sutherland   Question: MAY I REQUEST THAT THE EDITORS OF THE RECORDER GIVE US AN ARTICLE ON THE COMPARATIVE VALUE OF THE REPERTORIES RECENTLY REPRINTED IN INDIA.–Dr. G. S. Malhan, New Delhi, India. Answer: We condense a note on this subject from the pen of the foremost authority on repertories in America–Dr. H. … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Note-Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, Jr., 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Penna.   Question: IF HOMOEOPATHIC IS SO GOOD WHY DID THE NO. 1 HOMOEOPATHIC MEDICAL SCHOOL OF AMERICA FAIL TO TEACH IT?. Answer: Because the No.1 medical school is forced to comply with the arbitrary standards prescribed by the American Medical Association or else … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, Jr., 2010 Chestnut. Street, Philadelphia, Penna.   Question: WHAT IS TO BE UNDERSTOOD BY PATHOLOGICAL PRESCRIBING? Answer: This may be understood as prescribing for some particular disease such as pneumonia, malaria, measles, cancer, etc., or the expression may be employed when too much emphasis is placed upon pathologic or … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Note–Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, Jr., 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, ..   Question: WHY SHOULD HOMOEOPATHS BE SO BACK-WARD IN ACCEPTING NEW DRUGS OF RECOGNIZED VALUE SUCH AS SULFANILAMIDE AND SULFAPYRIDINE? It seems to me that our branch of the profession should at least attempt to keep up with the general advance along therapeutic … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Allan D Sutherland NOTE: Send questions to Eugene Underhill, Jr., M.D., 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia,   Question: WHAT ABOUT SOME OF THE NEWEST TREATMENTS FOR SYPHILIS WHICH CLAIM TO CURE IN ONE FIVE DAYS?. Answer: Even “officially” these newest methods of treatment are considered as still in the experimental stage. This fact in itself constitutes … Read more