PRACTICAL SUGGESTION IN HOMOEOPATHIC THERAPEUTICS

DR. D, SANYAL, B.SC., M.B., D.M.S.   The knowledge, that we get, about a particular drug, from books of materia medica is incomplete and we must always supplement our basic knowledge, by going through the different Case – reports published in different magazines and journals, and should ourselves publish our own successes and failures with … Read more

PRACTICAL HINTS IN THERAPEUTICS

Sanyal I B (Question of repetition of drugs)   The selection of a proper Similimum is essential and the question of repetition of the same is no less essential. As regards the question of repetition Hahnemann in his organon points out thus. (1) “Perceptible and continued progress of improvement in an acute or chronic disease, … 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

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

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

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D., Editor. NOTES ON FOODS.   BANANAS are a valuable and nourishing fruit. If served with cream and honey, maple syrup or raw cane sugar, they make a very pleasing and satisfying meal. As the banana ripens a portion of the starch is converted into sugar and one stage in the digestive … Read more

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D. Editor. PROBLEMS IN DAILY PRACTICE.   Sleepiness after eating is generally an indication of slow, imperfect digestion and a sluggish liver function. If the condition is worse in the afternoon advise suitable modification of the midday meal-either a very light lunch, a raw fruit meal or nothing whatever according to he … Read more

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D., Editor. CONFUSING INDICATIONS   1. Patients with a badly damaged heart may manifest a surprising amount of vitality and an eagerness to be up and doing. They may easily persuade members of the family that they are only losing strength through inactivity. It is well for the physician to realize that … Read more