Bad-nauheim by Isidor Maximilian GroedelBad-nauheim by Isidor Maximilian Groedel


byIsidor Maximilian Groedel

Paperback | May 17, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899 Excerpt: ... gentleman in question was under my treatment for the first time in 18S4 and lias since then returned every year, with one single exception, for a 3 or 4 weeks' course of baths. Although he has really no complaint now, he still makes use of his business-holiday to come here and take a course of baths as a precaution. Even now after 10 years, there is no sign of defective cardiac valve to be observed. That the success neither is, nor can be, always so great as in the preceding cases, I have already stated; but that the results achieved are. on the whole, satisfactory is proved by the fact, that what is stated here in Nauheim is verified and acknowledged by most of the modern English and German manuals on medicine, and from many authors in articles, published in German and foreign medical journals. I shall now sum up in a few sentences all the advantages of the system adopted at Nauheim for the treatment of disordered circulation of the blood: It is the peculiarity of the Nauheim baths that in all cases it is possible both to relieve and to exercise the organs of circulation, and also to combine the two treatments so that they may be in perfect accord. In the same way all the other helpful means at our disposal (gymnastics, terrainkur, diet, etc) must be employed. For this purpose at first warmer, non-irritating, heart-relieving baths are taken; in like manner gymnastics, if advisable at all, are at first mostly "passive" or, at most, slightly "resisting". With increasing strength of the heart still cooler and more stimulating baths are taken with analogously stronger "resistance-gymnastics" and walking up-hill. Of course all other conditions, especially the diet, must be strictly controlled and adapted to each individual case. I...
Title:Bad-nauheimFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:May 17, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1236049047

ISBN - 13:9781236049049

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