The Invalid's Medical Companion and Clinical Adviser

The Invalid's Medical Companion and Clinical Adviser

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1862 edition. Excerpt: ...that where the food is found, there is also found the medicine; that every curable disease that flesh is heir to may be expelled by botanical medicines, and that where there is sufficient vital power left within the system, to build upon, by a return to obedience of the laws of health and of the constitution, a cure may be effected, and permanent health established. CATAEEH--COMMON COLD. In this variable climate, catarrh or common cold, is almost an every day occurrence, and although cold in itself is but a simple ailment, nevertheless, with those persons who are delicately constituted, or who have suffered much from previous disease, it is not so trifling a matter as many suppose. Nor is there any form of disease fraught with greater danger than "common cold," when neglected or badly treated. ' 0, it's only a cold," is an expression that has sent thousands to an untimely grave. "Quite in the fashion," is another remark frequently made by thoughtless persons when suffering from a cold. "The fashion indeed;" a very dangerous fashion to indulge in, and one we would advise you to get out of, with all possible speed, or you will--when it "Aye Maester," said an old Yorkshire woman, who came to our establishment for some Composition Powder, "Ah sud a lost my aud man years sin if ah hedent a docter'd im myseln. Aye! an ah cud a cured t' Prince, tue, if they ud ed me tul a docter'd im." Such was the old lady's honest opinion, and without the least reserve she honestly expressed it. We did no more than quietly ask her in what way she would have cured him. "Wha, d'ye see, Maester, its just here; t'Prince, so t'paeper sed, hed taen avarre bad cowd, as maowd man bed dun mony a toime; wel, d'ye see, more

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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 109g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236527666
  • 9781236527660