TITLE

Self-help medical advice was popular in the 1930s, too

AUTHOR(S)
Clarfield, Mark
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/01/97, Vol. 157 Issue 9, p1272
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Relates some of the suggestions, treatments and remedies from a self-help booklet written in 1936 called `What to do until the doctor comes,' sponsored by the Mutual Benefit Health and Accident Association. An obsession with enemas and purges; The use of raw meat juice.
ACCESSION #
9711023656

 

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