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A sprained wrist that doesn’t heal.

Case of C.C. Smith, M. D. June 13, 1868, Chicago During the winter, a married woman, aged 30 years, called to consult me about her right wrist, which she said she had sprained some two years since, while attempting to pass a large dish of apples across the dining table. She felt her wrist give…Continue Reading

Kent’s Conversion to Homeopathy

Although he wasn’t very demonstrative, Kent adored his wife. He was very much affected when she became ill in 1878. Neither he nor any of his most competent allopathic or eclectic colleagues had the slightest success with the asthenia, weakness, persistent insomnia, and anemia, which obliged her to keep to the bed for months on…Continue Reading

Neuralgia

A Case by Erastus C. Case, MD A widow, slender, dark hair and eyes; a nervous fretful individual. Facial neuralgia, beginning above the right temple, extends downward over the face, especially below the eye and on the right side of the nose. Face is sensitive to touch with the pain. Slight pressure will bring on…Continue Reading

Curing a Cataract

A case by Erastus E. Case, MD A wife and mother, aged forty-seven years, has cortical cataracts in both eyes, most advanced in the left eye. She is scrofulous (mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis), dirty looking, unhealthy skin, and is subject to rheumatic pains in the joints. The menses are late and scanty. The left side of…Continue Reading

A Case of Nightmares

American Journal of Homeopathic Materia Medica, Nov. 1868, Philadelphia Dr. Van Tagen, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania February 5, 1868: Lee McK., aged 4 years, a light-complexioned, blue-eyed, sandy-haired boy, previous to this date, for more than two years was disturbed every night (so the mother of the child positively asserted), with the most horrid nightmares. The child…Continue Reading

Mania

Case by Erastus C. Case, MD A gentle, modest, auburn haired woman of forty-four years has suffered from cerebro-spinal menningitis, to which Gelsemium seemed specific. The fever and pains have been gone for a week, leaving her in a pitiful shameless erotic mania, during which she has been almost sleepless and growing steadily more violent…Continue Reading

Harassing Dry Cough

Published by the Central New York Homeopathic Medical Society (Case # 230) A Case by Edward Loomis, MD September 1867 E.M. L., in the 16th year of his age; tall and slim; growing rapidly; pale face, light blue eyes, dark brown hair, active temperament, and in active business (work), requiring at times, violent running and…Continue Reading

A case cured with Phosphorus

Published by the Central New York Homeopathic Medical Society Case of T.L. Brown March 13, 1869, Binghamton, NY On the 24th of September 1854, I was called to see Mrs. E.B., age 20, blue eyes, light hair, short in statue, thin. When six month along in her first pregnancy, she was taken one day, while…Continue Reading

A Case of Incapacitating Menses

Faculty Case – Homeopathy School International January 1994, Boulder, Colorado “I have had these terrible periods all my life, probably since I was 13 years old. My mother used to take me to so many doctors. We drove long distances to go see yet another doctor. Nobody had anything to offer.” This petite 40-year old…Continue Reading

A Case of Persistent Vomiting

In November of 2004, my mom, Gennie, a spry and very active 80-year old lady called me in great distress and asked me if I would drive her to the hospital. She told me that she was extremely nauseous and had been vomiting for several days and just could not take it any more. I…Continue Reading