HOW IT STRIKES A CONTEMPORARY

  [ Reprinted from Homoeopathy, Jan. 1932]. ERNEST LEGOUVE.   The following vivid pen-picture of Hahnemann in his brilliant sunset-days in Paris, was painted by a contemporary and friend, Ernest Legouve of the Academie Francaise, in his Sixty Years of Recollections and translated by A. It comes to us, as circulated in a small pamphlet many … Read more

SYMPTOM VALUES

 [ Read before the I.H.A., Bureau of Homoeopathic Philosophy, June 1931]. RAY W. SPALDING, M.D.   Whatever the emphasis or valuation put on any special symptom or group of symptoms, it first must be fundamentally agreed that the totality alone is essential to the selection of a remedy homoeopathic to the diseased state of the … Read more

TRADITIONAL MEDICINE AND HOMOEOPATHY

  [ Read before the Convention of the American Association for Medico-Physical Research, in Chicago, September 18, 1931. EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D.   Traditional medicine dates from time immemorial. In its long history it has outgrown innumerable practices and made countless new discoveries. The history of medicine, like the history of nations, records many glorious achievements … Read more

A SERIES OF VENEREAL CASES TREATED ONLY BY THE INDICATED HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDY

 [ Read before the I.H.A., Bureau of Clinical Medicine, June 1931]. BENJAMIN C. WOODBURY, M.D.   I have felt for a long time that, aside from the unpleasantness attendant upon such practice, I should personally rather treat venereal disease than almost any other type of disorder, chiefly by reason of the fact that the proper … Read more

ADDITIONS TO KENTS REPERTORY

 C.M. BOGER, M.D.   Page. 1159. Tearing, shoulder, extending, ear, to: Kali iod. 1167. hip: Cham. 1168. thigh: Cocc. ind., Plat. 1176. Pain, ulcerative, hip: Coloc., Phos.ac., Sulph. ankle: Nat.mur. heel: Nat.carb. Paralysis, right: Ars., Carbo sulph., Merc. 1177. sensation of: Lach. right: Arn., phos. upper limbs, right: Kali bich. sensation of, left: Amm. carb., … Read more

A SERIES OF CASES HOMOEOPATHICALLY TREATED

CASE I-REVERSE PERISTALSIS AND STOPPAGE OF THE BOWELS. W.A.YINGLING, M.D.   My wife, aged 79, has been critically sick with stoppage of the bowels, intense nausea and faecal vomiting. This began about six weeks ago. Several times she vomited two quarts of faecal matter with fluid. No stool for over two weeks. No food at … Read more

COMMUNICATIONS

[ The Editors assume no responsibility for the opinions expressed in this department.]. To the Editor of The Homoeopathic Recorder:. OUR I.H.A.DISCUSSIONS.   Some very valuable papers are presented before the I.H.A. We have always preferred to listen to a paper, except perhaps those written under high pressure, or as a last moment expedient, rather … Read more

DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC TOTALITY

[ Read before the I.H.A., Bureau of Homoeopathic Philosophy, June 1931]. H.A. NEISWANDER, M.D.   In the latter half of the Seventeenth century Syndenham, who revived Hippocrates method of observation and experience, stated, “that disease was a developmental process running a regular course with a natural history of its own. A vigorous effort of nature … Read more

POINTERS

Roberts H A SUPPURATIONS.   [ Abstracted from The Journal of the A.I.H., Feb., 1932.]. Some of the following remedies should come to ones mind when patients are seen with local or systemic signs and symptoms pointing to suppuration. Belladonna, inflammation with redness, swelling, pain, throbbing, burning, beginning suppuration. Sudden onset with great violence, Painful, … Read more