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The consumptive"s guide to health

or, the invalid"s five questions, and the doctor"s five answers

by J. Hamilton Potter

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Published by J. S. Redfield in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe invalid"s five questions, and the doctor"s five answers.
Statementby J. Hamilton Potter
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, [9]-176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24342118M
OCLC/WorldCa7492704

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Excerpt from The Family Physician: Consumptive's Guide to Health, and Lady's Medical Companion This book lays no claim to originality; but, based upon the works of the great Dr. Rush, its object is simply utility. With this in view, no trouble has been spared to adapt it to the present state of medical science, and render it perfect in its s: 0.

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Publication date Topics Health, Tuberculosis, Women's Health GENERIC RAW BOOK ZIP download. download 1 file. Full text of "The family physician, consumptives guide to health and lady's medical companion" See other formats. A GUIDE TO The consumptives guide to health book Chapter I THE MEANING OF HEALTH.

Ordinarily that man is considered healthy who eats well and moves about, and does not resort to a doctor. But a little thought will convince us that this idea is wrong.

There are many cases of men being diseased, in. Get this from a library. The consumptive's guide to health, or, The invalid's five questions, and the doctor's five answers: a comprehensive practical treatise on pulmonary consumption, its preventive and curative treatment, etc., etc., addressed in popular language to non-medical readers, and incidentally to physicians and students.

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National Library of Medicine. Accessed on February 20 th, Created by: Written by Benjamin Rush M.D., a professor of chemistry and former U.S. In his guide book, Horace C. Hovey observed that, “The air is slightly exhilarating and sustains one in a ramble of five or ten hours, so that at its end he is hardly sensible of fatigue Author: Ashley Bowen.

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of health became a metaphor that extended beyond the human body and connected to the political and economic "health" and advance­ ment of the nation. However, in Valencius's case study of Missouri and Arkansas, tubercu­ losis victims receive little specific attention and Cited by: 1.

Author(s): Rush,Benjamin,; Flanders,A H Title(s): The family physician, consumptives guide to health and lady's medical companion/ compiled chiefly from the works of Benjamin Rush. PDF | On Nov 1,Linda Bryder and others published "A health resort for consumptives": tuberculosis and immigration to New Zealand, | Find, read and cite all Author: Linda Bryder.

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