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Early American home remedies

Elmer Lewis Smith

Early American home remedies

by Elmer Lewis Smith

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Published by Applied Arts in Witmer, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medicine, Popular.,
    • Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.,
    • Patent medicines -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 42.

      Statementcompiled by Elmer L. Smith. Photos. by Mel Horst.
      SeriesAmericana dollar publications
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRM301 .S57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination42 p.
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5688488M
      LC Control Number70001315

      9 Crazy Old-Time Remedies That Were Used to Treat the Flu. According to a book about the pandemic, one American as well as two different laxatives and a handful of other home remedies, Author: Juliana Labianca. Plenty of other patent medicines flooded the American landscape, according to a history posted on the web site of the FDA. Psoriasis Home Remedies. 14 tips to ditch the itch. Early Warning.

      Rosenberg’s book charts the rise of the modern U.S. hospital system. The first three chapters of this book provide a compelling summary of American health care between and Rosenberg, Charles. The Cholera Years: The United States in , , and .   Early American Treatments. Much of European and American medicine in the 17 th and 18 th centuries was based partly on the idea that health required the removal of toxins from the body, and partly on teachings of the Greek physician and philosopher Galen. Practicing during the Antonine Plague, Galen refined the Hippocratic theories about.

      19th Century Midwives Home was still the place of birth in the early 19th century, and the average American woman gave birth to six children, not including children lost to miscarriages and stillbirths. poisons, home remedies from plants and herbs, and mechanical means such as striking the woman’s abdomen repeatedly. In reality, the common person brought along from Europe a history of self care. Many home remedies used then and are still used today. Yes, some are quite laughable, but many existed and were passed on because they worked. Unlike the orthodox medicine of the colonies which bullied its way into peoples lives, home remedies worked. Midwifery worked.


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