PRESERVING LIFE IN ACUTE DISEASES OF THE ABDOMEN

 [ Read before the Annual Meeting of The International Hahnemannian Association, Philadelphia, July, 1926.]. H. A. Roberts, M. D., Derby, Com.   It has been very truly said that acute diseases are the sudden exaggerations of chronic disturbances of the vital forces. Manifestly it is also true, that the acute disease is more immediately dangerous … Read more

THE ROLE OF THE NEGATIVE ELECTRONS IN MALIGNANCY

 ( Read before the Semi-Annual Meeting of The Connecticut Homoeopathic Medical Society, 1926.). J. W. FRANK, M.D., Philadelphia, Pa.   In the presentation of a paper dealing with physical therapy technique, in which light we may justly regard Roentgen therapy, I feel that it is advisable, and indeed imperative, to point out the underlying physics … Read more

FOCAL INFECTION AND THE SPECIAL SENSES

  [ Read before The Connecticut State Homoeopathic Medical Society at Norwich, Connecticut, October 19, 1926.]. William C. Ivins, M. D., Trenton, N. J.   When your President, Doctor Elijah S. Burdsall, first wrote, inviting me to participate in your meeting, he at the same time asked for the title of my paper, cautioning me to … Read more

NOTES ON THE MORPHOLOGY OF THE ABDOMEN

  Philip Rice, M.D., F.A.C.S., New York.   It is necessary to keep in mind the fact that the contour of the abdomen is determined by the organs within. Though in the effort to determine the degree of development of the various organs in these individuals allowance must be made for the deposition of fat in … Read more

THE CLINICIANS PROBLEMS

   [ Read before the Annual Meeting of The International Hahnemannian Association, Philadelphia, July, 1926. ]. Philip Krichbaum, M. D., Montclair, N. J.   As believers in the art of prescribing homoeopathically for the sick it may be interesting to us all to consider briefly a few of the many problems which we as homoeopaths daily … Read more

EDITORIAL NOTES AND COMMENTS

Rabe R F   Thoughts and Random.– There are many things in homoeopathy which need explaining; homoeopathic prescribers frequently get marvelous results but know not how or exactly why they get them. Many an old-time homoeopathic physician made a remarkable cure but did not know what he had really cured, for he was long on … Read more

STUDIES OF THE ETIOLOGY AND PREVENTION OF MEASLES

William H Parks     For many years investigators have been searching for the cause of measles. Hektoen in 1905 did some very interesting work in this field. He showed that blood of an early case of measles, after being transferred to ascitic broth and kept in an incubator for twenty-four hours, was still able to … Read more

DISCUSSIONS OF THE THEORY AND PRINCIPLES OF HOMOEOTHERAPEUTICS AND RELATED MEDICAL TOPICS

 ECLECTICISM, HOMOEOPATHY AND THE MEDICAL MILLENNIUM.   A bouquet handed across the footlights after a creditable performance is perhaps the most graceful compliment that can be paid to an artist. It is always gratefully accepted as a symbol and intimate expression of the pleasure and approval of the audience. Harvey Wickes Felter, M. D., editor … Read more