Cyclopaedia of the Practice of Medicine Volume 18

Cyclopaedia of the Practice of Medicine Volume 18

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1879 edition. Excerpt: ...Many persons who wear woollen material next the skin through the day are accustomed to substitute linen or cot ' The following bill was introduced into the New York legislature during its last session: SECTION 1. Any person who shall manufacture for sale, or who shall knowingly sell or permit to be sold by another for his benefit any poisoned or poisonous goods or garments injurious or dangerous to health, shall, for every such offence, be adjudged guilty of a misdemeanor. SEC. 2. Any person injured by or in consequence of poisoned or poisonous goods or garments, shall have a right of action against the person or persons, firm. association, or corporate body, by or for whom such goods or garments were manufactured or sold, 101' all dam ages sustained, and for exemplary damages. SEC. 3. On the trial of any action authorized by this not, proof of the manufacture or sale of poisoned or poisonous goods or garments shall be presumptive evidence of knowledge by the party prosecuted of such poisoned or poisonous condition. ton underclothing at night. Ithink this unadvisable, as the change is too great. The same underclothing should not be worn day and night. A fresh garment should be worn next the skill while in bed; and the day garment, if not cast off as soiled, should be thoroughly aired through the night. The night-gown, or bed-gown, should be preferably made of cotton, loose, especially about the neck, and, in winter, quite long, as the feet and legs demand special protection from cold during the night..Be(Is.---The subject of beds and bedding demand more attention than is usually given them. 'Ve spend about one-third of every twenty-four hours in bed; and the conditions connected with perfect and healthy repose should be...
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  • Paperback | 362 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 644g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236944313
  • 9781236944313