Results Of Hydropathy; Or, Constipation Not A Disease Of The Bowels. Indigestion Not A Disease Of…

Paperback | January 31, 2012

byEdward Johnson

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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. 1846. Excerpt: ... what manner you like; and I shall do all I can to recommend patients to your establishment. "Yours truly, "John Joseph Roe." NO. XII. MRS. ACKLAM S CASE. This was a case of chronic rheumatism of the shoulder joint, of very long standing, which had almost entirely deprived the patient of the use of her arm on the side affected. 3, Edward's Place, Hull, March 6th, 1845. Dear sir--In answer to yours of the 28th ult., I beg leave to state that you have full liberty to publish my case, name, and address; and I hope that by doing so it will prove advantageous to yourself, and likewise be an inducement to any afflicted individual to try the good effects of cold water. You are already acquainted with the nature of my complaint, (chronic rheumatism and obesity) and I am most happy to inform you that since my return I have gradually improved, and am at present in good health and strength, I believe never in better, and can now dress and undress myself. You will remember that when I came to Stanstead, I could not do either, and had not done it for nine months; I have lost much of my superabundant fat, without losing strength, and prior to now, whenever I lost fat, strength went along with it. In fact, I am altogether another being, and am very sorry that my means will not allow me to take up my abode in an hydropathic establishment during my whole life. I follow out your recommendations, and on rising go into a bath similar to your shallow bath, and live on three meals daily, and can have the use of a small douche. In fact, I recommend all my friends to try the system, and am not only a walking, but a talking, advertisement. Believe me, sir, Yours truly, M. ACKLAM. The next case is that of a gentleman exceedingly well known in the political circles of Ireland--Josep...

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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. 1846. Excerpt: ... what manner you like; and I shall do all I can to recommend patients to your establishment. "Yours truly, "John Joseph Roe." N...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:50 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217865305

ISBN - 13:9780217865302

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