REPERTORY ON THE HAND

W.K. YORKS, M.D.   Cracks in: Am.c., Glycerate of Aloes, Anan., Bals., Graph., Helod., Hep., Zinc. Eczema of: Cere.b., Prim.v. backs of: Lob.i., Nat.c., Sabal, Sep. palmaris: Prim.v. Eruption: Berb. (urticaria); Bov. (tetters); Bruc. (miliary); Canth. (eczema, < cold water > warmth); Com. (vesicles ); Cup. (miliary); Nat.c. (granulated); Hep., Sep., Zinc. blister-like: Ran.b. fingers, … Read more

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D., Editor. NOTES ON FOODS.   BANANAS are a valuable and nourishing fruit. If served with cream and honey, maple syrup or raw cane sugar, they make a very pleasing and satisfying meal. As the banana ripens a portion of the starch is converted into sugar and one stage in the digestive … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Note: Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, 2010 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Penna.   Question: WHEN CHILDREN REFUSE PLAIN MILK WOULD YOU ADVISE CHOCOLATE MILK AS A SUBSTITUTE? Answer: If children refuse plain milk, we would consider it an aversion which should be respected both by the parents and the physician. It is only step from … Read more

VOMITING OF PREGNANCY

Read by title before I.H.A., Bureau of Obstetrics, July 27, 1939. A. V. GONZALEZ, M.D.   On dealing with disorders of gastric motility, PHYSIOLOGY explains that vomiting is a reflex action having its start on the endings of certain nerves, such as the pneumogastric, trigeminal, glossopharyngeal, etc. It may be provoked by exciting the base … Read more

A CONSTITUTIONAL DIAGNOSIS AND PRESCRIPTION

PHILIP RICE, M.D.   Some months ago a chiropractor asked me to go with him to see an osteopathic physician confined to his bed with acute arthritis. A mixture of schools of thought, sure enough. But there was one thing on which we were all agreed, namely, that medicine had its place, and that the … Read more

HOMOEOPATHY AND TUMORS CASES

Revision of a paper read before the Connecticut Homoeopathic. Medical Society, October 1924. ROYAL E.S. HAYES, M.D.   So many article discussing the nonsurgical treatment of tumors and tending to discourage the surgical appeared in medical literature a dozen or more years ago that one hoped the time might soon come when the scalpel treatment, … Read more