LECTURES IN MATERIA MEDICA

 W.A.DEWEY, M.D.   Editorial Note: Dr.Deweys Lectures in Materia Medica have been made available for publication during the past year through the courtesy of Dr.Garth Boericke of Philadelphia. A part has been published in the Journal of the American Institute of Homoeopathy as follows:. August 1930. The Ranunculaceae, including Aconitum, napellus, Staphisagria, Actea Spicata, Hydrastis, … Read more

POINTERS

Allan D Sutherland COMPARISONS OF IGNATIA AMARA.   Reprinted from the Journal of the A.I.H. Nux vomica, though similar, differs in mental symptoms. Irritability is the Nux state; anger, urgency, violence predominate. More suitable for men. Ignatia is a womans and childrens remedy. Phosphoric acid is allied in its mental symptoms. It follows in effects … Read more

REPORT OF THE CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL, HOMOEOPATHIC LEAGUE

HELD AT GENEVA UNDER THE PRESIDENCY OF DR.PIERRE SCHMIDT A.E.AUSTIN, M.D.   The International Homoeopathic League was held in the beautiful city of Geneva, from August 2nd to August 5th. Some 74 doctors were present, representing eleven countries, namely: Belgium, Brazil, England, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, and the United States of America. … Read more

CONCERNING THE SIMILIMUM-ONE WAY

  Read before the Congress of Berlin Homoeopathic Physicians. Translated by Dr.W.J.Sweasey Powers, Reprinted from Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Homoopathie, May 1931, Vol. X, No.5, p.124. F. GESIVIUS, M.D.   GENTLEMEN: The things which I bring to your consideration in the following remarks are partly such as one does not willingly speak of. In spite of this, … Read more

TWO LACHESIS CASES

Read at the I.H.A, Bureau of Clinical Medicine, June 1931. CHARLES L. OLDS, M.D.   Probably there is no more wonderful medicine in the materia medica than Lachesis, wonderful because its extensive provings and abundant clinical verification have so revealed the snake nature in man that we are amazed at his sliminess and deadly venom, … Read more

ADDITIONS TO KENTS REPERTORY

   C.M.BOGER, BOGER, M.D.   Page. 884. Pain, respiration, deep, amel.: Kali bich. sitting up, amel.: Bry. sneezing: Hydrast. amel.: Seneg. touched, when: Arg. nit., Nat. muc., Nux vom. spine: Taran. turning in bed: Kali bich., Kreos. to left: Kali bich. umbilicus, extending to: Agar., Bry., Mag. Carb. walking, while: Kali nit. 845. menses, before: Kali … Read more

ASTHMA AND ITS HOMOEOPATHIC TREATMENT

Read at the I.H.A., Bureau of Clinical Medicine, June 1931. EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D.   My first experience with the homoeopathic remedy in asthma case soon after my attention and interest had been drawn away from traditional medicine to the teachings of Hahnemann. My father-in-law had for many years been a sufferer from winter asthma. … Read more