Journal of Balneology and Medical Clippings, Volume 3, Issue 6

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Journal of Balneology Publishing Company, 1889 - Balneology
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Page 102 - One-half the legs and arms furnished by us are made from measurements and profiles without our seeing the wearers. This new method is a great convenience for those living at a distance. Fit always guaranteed. A treatise of...
Page 100 - I have frequently used it with good results in Uric Acid Diathesis, Rheumatism and Gout, and with this object I have ordered it to Europe, from Coleman & Rogers, of Baltimore.
Page 112 - ... dignity the empirical knowledge of the day. In his tract on the use of fluids, he laid down rules for the treatment of acute and chronic diseases by water, which are to-day followed by empirics as well as physicians. After his death opposing doctrines prevailed. Among the Greek physicians and philosophers who, during the rise of Roman greatness, emigrated from their native land to seek fame and fortune amid the world-conquering people, was Asclepiades, of Prusa. Leaving Alexandria and Athens...
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Page 102 - In actual use throughout the civilized world. The use of rubber hands and feet on artificial limbs simplifies the construction so that limbs can be worn for many years without requiring repairs. Persons engaged in every conceivable occupation operate on rubber feet or use rubber hands to great advantage.

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