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

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

Eugene Underhill   THE CITROUS FRUITS in most common use include LEMONS, LIMES, GRAPEFRUIT, ORANGES and TANGERINES. By careful grafting all may be produced on a single citrus fruit tree. There are many varieties of oranges and several of grapefruit and lemons. Two types of limes are well known, the small round yellow ones and … 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

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D., Editor. NOTES ON FOODS.   PEACHES, of which there are many varieties, have always held a high place on the list of choice and attractive fruits. There are white peaches and yellow ones. The white varieties in general are flavorsome than the yellow. Another contrast in hits remarkable fruit is in … Read more

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR. M.D. Editor. A CASE OF SEVERE TRAUMA.   A women forty-eight years of age, suffering from acute catarrhal gastritis, was aggravated by an osteopathic treatment and further upset by strong medicine prescribed by the osteopath, each tablespoonful dose causing nausea and retching. En route to the bathroom the patient fell, owing to … 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

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

Eugene Underhill A PROVEN METHOD OF PRESCRIBING.   We will assume that the indicated remedy is to be given in the 30th centesimal or higher potency and that repetition will be avoided until the cycle of remedial action has been completed. Medical cases naturally fall into two main groups, accuse and chronic. Acute illness is … Read more

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D., Editor. NOTES ON FOODS.   APPLES: There are said to be approximately 112 different way to serve apples. Raw, baked, stewed and fresh (uncooked) apple cider are the simplest and best. The old saying, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” applies chiefly to raw apples and their health value … 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