Mother’s Remedies / Over One Thousand Tried and Tested Remedies from Mothers of the United States and Canada
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Little Masterpieces of Science – Health and Healing
Excerpt from the Preface--"When we remember that sound health is the foundation of every other good, of all work fruitful and enjoyed, we see that in this field new knowledge and new skill have won their most telling victories. Pain, long deemed as inevitable as winter's cold, has vanished at the chemist's bidding: the study of minutest life is resulting in measures which promise to rid the world of consumption itself. Dr. Billings's masterly review of medical progress during the nineteenth century, following upon chapters from other medical writers of the first rank, strikes Prevention as its dominant note. To-day the aim of the great physicians is not simply to restore health when lost, but the maintenance of health while still unimpaired."
Conference of Officers in Charge of Government Hospitals Serving Veterans of the World War: Held in Auditorium, Department of the Interior, Washington, D. C., January 17-21, 1922, Inclusive (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Conference of Officers in Charge of Government Hospitals Serving Veterans of the World War: Held in Auditorium, Department of the Interior, Washington, D. C., January 17-21, 1922, Inclusive In the District Offices, and in a few of the largest Sub-offices, this standard type will be developed to the greatest extent as these offices bear the greatest burden of making examinations and furnishing out-patient treatment. In addition to the clinics above mentioned these Offices will be equipped with complete Physiotherapy Clinics. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Division of Economics and History John Bates Clark, Director; Epidemics Resulting From Wars
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Mystery and Romance of Alchemy and Pharmacy
The author endeavored to sketch some phases of the romance and mystery that have surrounded the arts of medicine, alchemy, and pharmacy from the earliest period of which we have record down to the close of the 18th century. The influence of the past on the present is greater than we commonly suppose. In the age of rapid scientific progress and brilliant research, we are apt to overlook and lose sight of the patient labors of the early pioneers of science.