CHILDREN IN THE JONES FAMILY

   Read at the I.H.A., June 1929, Bureau of Obstetrics and. Pediatrics. T.G. SLOAN, M.D.   These few simple cases occurring in the children of one family show how the homoeopath must differentiate in his prescribing. 1. Psoriasis, cured by Medorrhinum C.M. and Iodum C.M. 2. Wart on one child cured by Causticum 10M., on another … Read more

CLINICAL PATHOLOGY-AN AID OR HINDRANCE IN PRESCRIBING

  Read at the I.H.A., June 1929, Bureau of Clinical Medicine. I.L. FARR, M.D.   At first thought, clinical pathology has no part in the making of a homoeopathic prescription for the whole fabric of homoeopathy is based upon the proving of remedies on well persons, with a recording of the abnormalities and peculiarities, or so-called … Read more

HOMOEOPATHY IN TROPICAL CONDITIONS IN EAST AFRICA

    Read before the I.H.A., June 1929, Bureau of Clinical Medicine. E.L. DAVIS, M.D.   Why do the natives of East Africa prefer mission hospitals to those of the government? Why will they often refuse the free feeding and gratuitous professional services that government institutions offer them, and go to similar institutions carried on by missions … Read more

IMMATURE CONCEPTIONS OF HOMOEOPATHY ITS EFFECTS

 Read before the I.H.A., June 1929, Bureau of Philosophy. R.E.S. HAYES, M.D.   When the light generated from undiluted homoeopathic theory and its consistent practice is thrown into the corners of the homoeopathic closet not one but many skeletons are seen. This brief study of the homoeopathic skeletons is not only made from our own … 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

NOTES ON THE NOSODES

Read before the I.H.A., June 1929, Bureau of Materia Medica. E.UNDERHILL, JR., M.D.   Used in its strict sense a nosode is pathologic material derived from vegetable, animal or human sources. Secale cornutum is therefore vegetable or semi-vegetable nosode. Tuberculinum bovinum an animal nosode, and Medorrhinum a human disease product. The endocrine remedies such as … Read more

PROGRESSIVE HOMOEOPATHY

 H.A. ROBERTS, M.D.   Homoeopathy is the method of treating disease according to the formula similia similibus curantur. Homoeopathy is the only distinctive curative system of medicine, based upon a fundamental law. The exercise and practice of homoeopathy is an art based upon the scientific principles of the law of cure. The practice of all … Read more