They are treated with great kindness, and kept from harm and mischief, but as to curing them well, the “mad doctors” never even try! and, indeed, it is useless to treat the demented allopathically. And even in homeopathy it seen to me that our specialists rely far too much on cutting, scraping, and syringing.
Glonoin and Trinitrin covered all these alarming symptoms and speedily enabled her to face her long columns of figures with renewed energy. Only in cases of absolute emergencies should a surgeon be sent for. the poor woman is mutilated unnecessarily and suffers endless pain.
As a rule, however, the discharge of Graphites are scanty. This is especially true of the menstrual periods, which are delayed, scant and of short duration. Symptoms like these mark the essential character of a remedy and enable the physician to prescribe quickly and accurately.
The teaching of Hippocrates is based on experience and the observation of the sick at the bedside. He demanded from the doctor the highest gifts. The fact that natural products are preferable to so called puree chemicals may be illustrated by a further example.
The glands went down during the second week of the treatment, and after three or four weeks thy had not only completely disappeared, but all his other complaints had vanished as well. When the eczematous crust had become quite dry, the child was to be given three times a day dose of Graphites 3x.
These powerful rays are dangerous. Consumptives are greatly benefited by sunlight and open air, but every doctor and attendant employed at the open-air sanatoria is aware that reckless exposure to the powerful sun- rays will terribly aggravate the disease.
a big fellow of wonderful courage and intelligence, occasionally manages to come upon a woodchuck before this wary beast can get back to his hole. Of course, the dose startled him, and led to the usual reply: “How can such small dose do any good ?”
“Many fairly normal persons with symptoms suggesting heart trouble are sure they have a serious heart disease; and many with serious heart disease have no symptoms suggesting heart trouble. They are seldom conscious of their heart action, no matter how irregular or tumultuous it may be.
The child was very ill indeed and I doubt very much if she would have recovered with any other remedies, as she is very obstinate in sickness. She simply refused to look at milk in any form, and if tried to force her to take anything she fought like a tigress and usually managed to upset everything.
Homeopaths have other remedies for peculiar types of painful menstruation. The lesson of these few drugs will be to teach you how we choose our medical aids. There are many more families waiting for good homeopathic doctors than you realize, but they know they wheat from the chaff.
Not only are the clinical symptoms of the disease abated and the blood-picture restored to normal, but the toxaemic condition of the blood which lies at the root of the disorder is eradicated. “Most patients found it palatable and welcome it as a change from liver.”
The regularity of its occurrence seemed to indicate that plants, animals and human beings require a certain quantity of that metal. Orthodox medicine acted with its usual superficiality. The fact that Copper is excellent for destroying parasites is well known.