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Title:
Home remedies from the country doctor
Author:
Heinrichs, Jay.
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Publication Information:
Emmaus, PA : Rodale Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xii, 500 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Added Uniform Title:
Yankee (Dublin, N.H.)
ISBN:
9781579540654
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Healing wisdom from more than 250 rural doctors, nurses, midwives, and herbalists.

Oatmeal, cucumbers, ammonia, lemon, gin-soaked raisins-- timeless solutions to more than 200 common aches, pains, illnesses.

This authoritative medical guide delivers a wagonload of home remedy information along with plenty of country wit and wisdom. More than 250 doctors, nurses, dentists, and other medical professionals contributed their knowledge and experience to this useful manual. Delightful folksy anecdotes from country doctors are sure to make you smile as you follow the practical, sound medical advice of some of the best and brightest physicians practicing in rural America.


Author Notes

Jay Heinrichs , former editor of National Wildlife magazine and Dartmouth Alumni Magazine and group publisher of the Ivy League Magazine Network, is the author of The Yankee Way to Simplify Your Life .