The viewpoint of the modern physiologist reflects the theory that the vast majority of human ills are traceable to dysfunction of the glandular system; that most growth problems (over-and under- development of the whole body or parts) and many maladjustments of the child to its environments, and even of the adult to his relationships and problems, are related in some degree to endocrine imbalance.
A young clergyman and his wife were very anxious to have children. After being married three years they sought medical advice. The wife was a Sepia patient, and a years treatment under this remedy cleared the complexion, improved her disposition and overcame the suffering incident to the menstrual cycle. The chief complaint, sterility, was the only problem remaining unsolved.
Our state of mind during the days immediately following the insane single dose on the tongue! ! An intravenous injection would have looked better. Doing nothing and it may go bad but it did not go bad; came through as well as under surgery better if you count hospitalization, operative fee and at least two weeks layoff from work. And the ear dried up; we hardly expected that, And last, but not least, improved health, the sense of well- being, an improved man.
This condition is often productive of cholelithiasis. Stones in the bladder are causes of great pain only when they are of a size where passage through the cystic duct is possible with distension. Large stones, producing few or no symptoms, are often carried through life.
Sanitation and efficient sanitary improvements have and I hope will exterminate for all time the diseases such as smallpox, diphtheria, typhoid fever, etc. We should be very thankful that sanitation has accomplished, with the aid of the sanitary engineers, their goal in the obliteration of these diseases. With all their imposition and false claims, they cannot alter this.