THE DANGER OF ALUMINIUM

BY Ellis Barker J.   ALUMINIUM is a very popular metal for kitchen utensils of every kind. Saucepans, kettles, etc., made of aluminium look attractive, are very light to handle, and are inexpensive. There is the further attraction that they do not chip as do enamel utensils. Aluminium enters in ever increasing quantity into the … Read more

THE DANGER OF ANTI-TOXIN TREATMENT FOR DIPHTHERIA

BY Ellis Barker J.   ON the 16th May of this year I received a heart-rending letter form an unknown correspondent worded as follows :-. DEAR SIR, – A friend has been passing on her copies of your valuable magazine, “HEAL THYSELF”, and I must say I am amazed at the wonderful cures, really they … Read more

THE DANGER OF MODERN TREATMENTS

SOME LITTLE UNDERSTOOD EFFECTS OF SERUM THERAPY. By M.BEDDOW BAYLY, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. (From the Medical World, April 6th, 1934)   THE ARTHUS PHENOMENON. Anaphylaxis may take the form of sudden collapse resembling that seen in primary “allergic” sensitiveness; this is serious enough, but the particular form which I wish to bring to the notice of … Read more

THE DANGER OF MODERN TREATMENTS

SOME LITTLE-UNDERSTOOD EFFECTS OF SERUM THERAPY. By M. BEDDOW BAYLY, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. (From the Medical World, April 6th, 1934).   OUR excellent contemporary, the Medical World, published the following article, the importance of which can scarcely be overstated. The original paper of Dr. Bayly is fortified by numerous references and by valuable illustrations which regretfully … Read more

THE DANGER OF ASPIRIN AND HOW TO CURE INFLUENZA

  By DR. W. A. DEWEY.   ASPIRIN is the trade name for Acetyl salicylic acid. It was patented in the United States in 1900. The patent has expired, and since its expiration the advertisements of the Bayer firm who manufacture it say that only their aspirin is genuine. If aspirin is simply a form of … Read more

IS HOMOEOPATHY IN DANGER?

 Read before the I.H.A., June 1929, Bureau of Materia Medica. G.E. DIENST, M.D.   From the standpoint of certain people, the answer is yes. From a careful study and analysis of homoeopathic literature and history the above answer seems hasty. For the sake of argument, however, let us notice, briefly, the advocates of this danger. … Read more