AILMENTS FROM

[ Read before I.H.A., Bureau of Homoeopathic Philosophy, June, 1944.]. R.W.SPALDING, M.D.   We list various Ailments from and mention some prominent remedies by way of suggestion and comparison. The distinction is emphasized between ailments from and aggravation by. A simple example of aggravation might be asthma worse in damp weather, whereas ailments from dampness … Read more

DRUG SENSITIZATION AND DESENSITIZATION REPORT OF MORE CASES

[ Presented before I.H.A., Borrow of Materia Medica, June, 1944]. GEORGE W. MACKENZIE, M.D.   This is a companion paper to the one presented before the A.I.H. meeting held at Atlantic City this week. The subject is so large that it is impossible to do it justice in a single contribution. Hahnemann was the first … Read more

HOMOEOPATHIC THERAPY IN SOME NERVE DISEASES

[ From his Nerve Disease, published by Johannes Sontag, Regensburg, translated by S.W.S.]. HERPES ZOSTER. A. ZWEIG, M.D., Neurologist.   Aconitum 4x. to 10x.: Either in the beginning while fever is present and indicates it, or in the characteristic neuralgia or weather symptoms. Apis mellifica 3x. to 30x.: Stitching inflammatory pains and tendency to oedematous … Read more

AN INVOLUNTARY PROVING OF ALUMINA

[Red before I.H.A., Bureau of Materia Medica, June, 1944]. V.T. CARR, M.D.   This proving, for want of a better term, is not scientific in that it was not conducted according to rules. It was a forty year conquest with an unknown foe: alumina poisoning from kitchen aluminium utensils. Three successful hurdles were in this … Read more