SOME REMEDIES FOR CHRONIC DISEASES

JOHN WILSON, M.D. Ashland, Kentucky.   Hahnemann states in the Organon, paragraph 203: “Suppression or local disease is the most general cause of chronic disease.” Chronic disease is not possible unless acute disease has been suppressed at some time in the past. Under regular medical treatment every acute disease that occurs from birth to maturity … Read more

THE TREATMENT OF CHRONIC DISEASE

Read by title before the Bureau of Homoeopathic Philosophy, I.H.A., July 21, 1954. R.C. BOWIE, M.D.   Any acute disease which persists without signs of improvement for months and years tends to becomes engrafted upon. !the system, menacing the well being and even the life of the patient. It takes the patients of a Job … Read more

NON-CALCULOUS CHRONIC CHOLECYSTITIS

Read by title, Bureau of Clinical Medicine, I.H.A., June 30, 1953. HILARIO LUNA CASTRO, M.D.   Those who say that they have put Homoeopathic medicine to test and that it is a failure, evidence their own ignorance- Aphorisms and Precepts-Dr. J.T.Kent. Non-calculous chronic cholecystitis is an inflammatory process of the gall bladder, associated with inflammatory … Read more

HOMOEOPATHY IN A CASE OF CHRONIC RHEUMATIC FEVER

[ Read before the Bureau of Pediatrics, I.H.A., June 27, 1952.]. ROGER A. SCHMIDT, M.D.   Rheumatic fever has been a major concern of the medical profession these last years and considerable literature has been published on the subject. As it affects primarily children, I thought I would take this opportunity to ask on this … Read more

COMPLICATING FACTORS IN CHRONIC PRESCRIBING

Read before the Bureau of Clinical Medicine, I.H.A., June 22, 1951. EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D.   A seventeen-year-old girl had suffered from chronic eczema for years. The family physician had predicted relief with the establishment of the menstrual function but it got worse instead of better. Medorrhinum 200th was prescribed on an unusually clear remedy … Read more

ANTERIOR PITUITRIN IN A COMPLICATED CHRONIC CASE

Read before Bureau of Clinical Medicine,. I.H.A., June 22, 1949. HARVEY FARRINGTON,M.D.   All that is known concerning the medications for anterior pituitrin in potency is based on a study of its function as an endocrine and the symptoms produced when the extract is given in toxic doses or the gland itself has become diseased. … Read more

A CHRONIC CASE

Read before Bureau of Clinical Medicine, I.H.A., July 5, 1950. ROGER A. SCHMIDT, M.D.   Mrs. D.R., a 48 year-old, attractive French beauty operator, married, one 20-year-old daughter and one infant dead from breech complications, came in May 31st, 1949, with a long list of symptoms, mostly persistent headaches. Her PAST HISTORY revealed the usual … Read more