The Druggists' Circular and Chemical Gazette Volume 46

The Druggists' Circular and Chemical Gazette Volume 46

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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. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...up the matter, laws that prevent the sale of narcotics benefit the public financially and morally. The public must aid by interesting themselves in the observance of the laws. The moral obligations are more forceful than legal penalties, except with the individual who sees nothing but the money in it, and who must be ferreted out and be punished in accordance with the penalty invoked. The doctor must desist in advertising the narcotics, whenever he uses or prescribes them. The secret use of them must be prevented as much as possible through registration of the sale. I do not mean to say that the information shall become public, other than to authorized legal agents; but the fact that the user knows his name frequently appears on record as 1 We all know the victims, how first' purchaser. is sufficient to make him or her stop and think of the affliction, and perhaps in the moments of sound reason gather courage to battle against the use of the narcotic.-it-:0-Q-0i-----Organized Water as a Food.' BY JOHN URI LLOYD. Some years ago a professional fricnd dccllned a dish of soup, stating that he did not care to loud his stomach with so much water in order to obtain the trifling amount of nourishment it contained. Shortly after this, the writer listened to an able paper read before the Cincinnati Section of the American Chemical Society on the subject of "I'oods," and in this paper was struck by the fact that the nutrient value of the respective foods was determined through consideration of materials absolutely free from water, which brought to his mind the observation of the professional friend before alluded to. Without a. doubt the majority of people accept that the function of water in food substances is that...show more

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  • Paperback | 742 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 38mm | 1,302g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236901908
  • 9781236901903