Come, let's to bed

Shuchman, Miriam; Morgan, W. Keith C.
March 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/14/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 6, p820
Academic Journal
Discusses the dangers of going to bed. Opinion of physician and essayist Richard Asher on the effects of bedrest; Idea of Professor R. S. Illingworth on the early to bed principle; Information on a talk given by Cecil Woodham-Smith about certain men and women whose accomplishments were renowned.


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