HOW CHRONIC CONSTIPATION INJURES WOMEN

  By SIR W. ARBUTHNOT LANE, Bart., C.B., President of the New Health Society. (By kind permission of the Royal Society of Medicine).   PERHAPS the most conspicuous result of chronic constipation is the removal of fat. This brings about not only an appearance of premature senility, but also a series of changes of infinite importance … Read more

Letters

Ellis Barker J ALUMINIUM AND HEALTH.   Letter to the Editor, British Medical Journal. Sir, I have had the opportunity of observing several cases of “infantile eczema,” hitherto diagnosed as being of allergic nature, and a large number of patients suffering from acute and chronic nettlerash accompanied by severe gastro-intestinal disturbances. In the acute cases … Read more

SURGICAL NEUROSIS

  Presented to the I.H.A., Bureau of Surgery, June 9-10, 1932. J.W. WAFFENSMITH, M.D., H.M.   Homoeopathy harmonizes with all branches of science. It recognizes the value of constructive surgery, that it has an important place in the expanding realm of medicine. The dividing line between beneficial and suppressive surgery frequently is difficult to distinguish. In … Read more

NAUSEA AND VOMITING OF PREGNANCY

Read before the I.H.A., Bureau of Obstetrics and Paediatrics, June 9-11, 1932. MARGARET BURGESS-WEBSTER, M.D.   Mrs. C. presented herself for treatment when her first child was two years old. She had never been well since the birth of the baby, having suffered during the entire pregnancy with nausea and vomiting, being able to retain … Read more