EDITORIAL NOTES AND COMMENTS

Rabe R F   DESENSITIZATION VS. HOMOEOPATHY.-In the Journal of the American Medical Association for June 2, 1923, is an interesting article by Albert Strickler, M.D., Dermatologist to the Samaritan Hospital and Assistant Dermatologist to the Philadelphia General Hospital, Philadelphia, entitled “The Value of the Toxin (Antigen_ of Rhus Toxicodendron and Rhus Venenata in the … Read more

Cases

Rabe R F   Principles of Homoeopathy: Laboratory-research has for years conducted investigations with the aim of finding a reliable substance to cure cancer. The same sort of investigation has worked to find something to cure diabetes. Now the announcement comes, from Canada, of the splendid results obtained by administration of Insulin. Corroboration of the … Read more

HOMOEOPATHY AS A SPECIALTY

Alfred Pulford, M.D., Toledo, Ohio.   Many physicians have advocated homoeopathy as a specialty instead of as a separate school of medicine. We note also that the latest propagandistic literature from The Homoeopathic Foundation at Washington, D.C., advocates this also. Against this, for the real good of homoeopathy, we most vigorously protest, and here are … Read more

THE IDENTITY OF HAHNEMANNS “VITAL FORCE” WITH THE SUBCONSCIOUS MIND

Stuart Close   In collating the references in the “Organon” to the vital force a peculiar fact not hitherto noticed is brought out. They fall naturally into two classes which may be roughly characterized as respectful and disrespectful. In the first class Hahnemann describes the vital force as “spiritual,” “spirit-like,” “invisible,” “immaterial,” “known only by … Read more

PERSONAL EXPERIENCES IN HOMOEOPATHIC PRESCRIBING

Samuel Rosenfeld.   After four years of contact with the intimate personalities of homoeopathy and homoeopathic prescribing, it is but due time to express some personal views and opinions in the treatment of cases. I shall confine myself solely to the treatment of the chronic case, for in this alone, I have been most fortunate … Read more