Page images
PDF
EPUB

Sanitariums and Asylums.

Private Treatment of Opium Habitues.
DR. J. B. MATTISON

Continues to receive at his Residence,
314 State Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.
A limited number of
OPIUM HABITUES,

Also CHLORAL and COCAINE CASES, to whom he devotes his
exclusive professional attention.
Patients, six- and select. No Alcoholics. Advantages-attractive
apartments, liberal cuisine, desirable privacy, cheerful society, with per-
sonal professional attention based upon several years experience in the
treatment of such disease. Details, at command.

SUNNYSIDE,

A Private Medical Home for Nervous Invalids,
204 Lefferts Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.

This well-known Home, established 8 years ago, with handsomely furnished apartments, receives a limited number of either sex of Mental and Nervous Diseases, Dipsomania, and Opium Habit, and offers to such. patients all the attentions, comforts, and attractiveness of a home, together with medical treatment. Application may be made either by mail or personally. The Home treatment of Mental Disease a distinctive feature. Opium Habit and Dipsomania

receive special attention, and patients enjoy the strictest privacy.

TRAINED NURSES.

EDWARD C. MANN, M.D., Medical Supt. Consultation hours until 11, daily, and after 4

NATIONAL SURGICAL INSTITUTE, A Private Orthopedic Hospital, established in Atlanta, Georgia, February 1, 1874. The appliances used are manufactured for each case from measurements, and are fitted under the direction of an experienced surgeon. Its facilities for the use of Electricity, Mechanical Movements, Baths, Massage, etc., are unexcelled.

Ample hotel accommodations for patients in the building."

C. L. WILSON, M.D., Surgeon-in-Charge, 96, 98 and 100 S. Pryor St., Atlanta, Ga.

Hartford Sanitarium,

Cor. Park St. and Prospect Avenue, Hartford, Conn.

For the special Treatment of Nervous Diseases, resulting from excessive indulgence in Opium, Chloral, Morphine and Alcohol, or from overwork, or mental strain. Special attention will be given to the Hygienic Treatment. Steam and Vapor Baths and Massage.

B. N. COMINGS, M.D., Medical Director.
H. DETCHON, Superintendent.

Private Sanitarium,

FOR THE DISEASES OF WOMEN, III COURT ST., MEMPHIS, TENN. DRS. MAURY & MITCHELL. Elegant Building constructed in accordance with the most approved sanitary principles. Ventilation and heating as nearly perfect as possible. TRAINED NURSES.

A Spacious Private Hospital

For the reception of patients, has been opened by
DR. W. S. WHITWELL,

620 FOLSOM STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CAL.
Medical and Surgical cases received, also patients who
have contracted the OPIUM HABIT.

[blocks in formation]

Private Infirmary and Residence Combined, GRANDVIEW AVE., MT. WASHINGTON.

Where Cataract, and other difficult cases requiring especial attention, have pure air, the most perfect accommodations and careful nursing, being made to feel at home as one of the family.

BOARD, ROOM, AND NURSING, $1.50 to $3.00 per day, $8.00 to $20.00 per week, and friends can accompany patient when desired, board $1.00 per day. Professional fees same as are usual with specialists. The worthy poor treated according to their means.

Fifteen years' special practice, and over 13,000 cases treated.
References given. Graduate Chicago Medical College 1868.
O. W. SADLER, M.D.,

Office, 804 Penn Av., PITTSBURGH, PA.

[blocks in formation]

Friends' Asylum for the Insane NERVOUS DISEASES,

FRANKFORD, PHILADELPHIA, PA.

A Private Hospital for treatment of Mental and Nervous Diseases. Established in 1817, and has been in successful operation since. Ca

pacity, one hundred. The surroundings are beautiful. Location healthy.

Including the excessive use of Alcohol and Opium; also diseases incident
to women, Skin Diseases, Rheumatism, and Dyspepsia.
Sixteen years' successful operation. Means and appliances complete.
Seventy miles west of Cleveland, in a natural grove of ten acres.
Treatment by Baths, Electricity, and Massage a specialty.
One of the largest Medicinal Springs in America. Elegant apart-

THE ASYLUM HAS A COTTAGE AT ATLANTIC CITY,
accommodating twelve patients, where mild mental cases and nervous
disorders are treated. There is a fine ocean view, well-furnished apartments. Terms moderate. For particulars address
ments, with all the modern conveniences.

For information, address the Superintendent,

JNO. C. HALL, M.D., Frankford, Philadelphia, Pa.

JOHN S. MARSHALL, M. D., Superintendent,

GREEN SPRING, OHIO.

Fellows' Hypo-phos-phites

(SYR: HYPOPHOS: COMP: FELLOWS)

Contains The Essential Elements to the Animal Organization---Potash and

Lime;

The Oxydizing Agents---Iron and Manganese;

The Tonics---Quinine and Strychnine;

And the Vitalizing Constituent---Phosphorus,

Combined in the form of a Syrup, with SLIGHt alkaline reACTION.

It Differs in Effect from all Others, being pleasant to taste, acceptable to the stomach, and harmless under prolonged use.

It has Sustained a High Reputation in America and England for efficiency in the 'treatment of Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Chronic Bronchitis, and other affections of the respiratory organs, and is employed also in various nervous and debilitating diseases with success.

Its Curative Properties are largely attributable to Stimulant, Tonic, and Nutritive qualities, whereby the various organic functions are recruited.

In Cases where innervating constitutional treatment is applied, and tonic treatment is desirable, this preparation will be found to act with safety and satisfaction.

Its Action is Prompt; stimulating the appetite, and the digestion, it promotes assimilation, and enters directly into the circulation with the food products.

The Prescribed Dose produces a feeling of buoyancy, removing depression or melancholy, and hence is of great value in the treatment of MENTAL AND NERVOUS AFFECTIONS.

From its exerting a double tonic effect and influencing a healthy flow of the secretions, its use is indicated in a wide range of diseases.

Prepared by JAMES I. FELLOWS, Chemist,

48 VESEY STREET, NEW YORK.

Circulars sent to Physicians on application.

FOR SALE BY ALL DRUGGISTS.

ALONE TO BE

RECOMMENDED "

Where mother's milk is insufficient,

NESTLE'S MILK FOOD IS ALONE TO BE RECOMMENDED.

This food is especially commendable because the physiological relations of the infantile digestive organs, particularly the lack of notable salivary and pancreatic secretions, are taken into account in its fabrication. The starch contained in it having been transformed into dextrin.-Prof. Wm. O. Leube, Ziemmsen's Cyclopædia, Vol. VII.

We also refer the profession to other eminent writers in the same medical work, viz: Prof. Juergensen on Catarrhal Pneumonia, Vol. V. Prof. Senator on the Treatment of Rachitis, Vol. XVI. Prof. BirchHirschfeld on Scrofulosis and Affections of the Lymphatic Glands in General, Vol. XVI.

In addition to the above mentioned special features of Nestle's Milk Food, it has a world wide reputation as a food for infants, producing pure blood, firm flesh, hard muscle and tough bone. It will agree with a larger number of children regardless of age, than any other substitute for the mother's milk, and we believe that the general use of this food during the past summer has accomplished more for the diminution of the infant mortality from Cholera Infantum than any other means known.

SAMPLE SUFFICIENT FOR TRIAL, AND PAMPHLET BY PROF. LEBERT,
SENT ON APPLICATION TO

THOMAS LEEMING & CO., 18 College Place, New York.

Please mention THE JOURNAL OF THE A. M. A.

Pneumatic Differentiation in the Treatment of
Pulmonary Disease.

[graphic]

THE PNEUMATIC CABINET

FORMERLY RENTED ONLY IS NOW

OFFERED FOR SALE.

Restrictions deemed advisable during its experimental period are no longer necessary. It has been before the medical profession for three years. It has received their severe scrutiny. It has earned their full endorsement.

The urgent requests of numerous practitioners and of the medical press, and the advice of representative physicians, have led this Company to abandon precautions which have survived their purpose and to sell the Pneumatic Cabinet outright, upon terms which place the Instrument within the reach of the profession generally.

Important Publications on the Pneumatic Cabinet are as follows:

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION.-EDITORIALS February 14 and November 7, 1885,
August 21 and October 16, 1886; DR. V. Y. BOWDITCH, August 1, 1885; DR. A, S. HOUGHTON,
November 7, 1885; DR. P. C. JENSEN, same date; DR. W. EVERETT SMITH, November 14, 1885;
DR. ERNEST TIEGEL, November 28, 1885, and DR. H. F. WILLIAMS, August 14, 1886.
Medical Record. -DR. H. F. WILLIAMS, January 17, 1885; DR. E. DARWIN HUDSON, January 9, 1886,
and MR. JOSEPH KETCHUM, January 9, 1886.

New York Medical Journal.-DR. H. F. WILLIAMS, October 3, 1885, and September 11, 18 and 25, 1886; DR.
FRANK DONALDSON, JR., May 1886; DR. SYDNEY A. FOX, June 26, 1886; DR. BENJ. F. WEST
BROOK, June 26, 1886; DR. J. H. PLATT, June 26, 1886; MR. JAMES KETCHUM, June 19, 1886, and
DR. V. Y. BOWDITCH, October 2 and 9, 1886.

Boston Medical and Surgical Journal.-DR. V. Y. BOWDITCH, July 16, 1885. Medical and Surgical Reporter. DR. WM. EVERETT SMITH, Feb. 20, 1886. Gaillard's Monthly.-DR. G. W. McCASKEY, June, 1886. A machine imitating the Pneumatic Cabinet is offered to the Public. Though not adapted for any differential effect it infringes patents owned by this Company, and suits have been commenced to enjoin its manufacture.

This Company will sell to any physician the authorized and perfected apparatus as cheaply as the spurious and imperfect instrument can be sold, and will prosecute any person using the latter.

Reprints of Professional Articles, Price Lists, and other detailed information will be furnished on request. PNEUMATIC CABINET COMPANY, 252 Madison Av., New York.

The value of Murdock's Liquid Food is recognized in all Countries, and is endorsed by all National Medical Societies that have investigated its value.

There never was an essay read before any Medical Society on Raw Food Extracts, except on Murdock's Liquid Food, and counterfeit manufacturers of Extracts have published many of our' essays to show the value of their counterfeits.

Send for Essay and DISCUSSION before the British Medical Association at Brighton, England, 1886, (Essay) by the Vice-President of the American Medical Association and others on the value of Murdock's Liquid Food over all Foods and Extracts known, it being the ONLY Raw Condensed Food, free from insoluble matter.

The returns show that it is the Standard

Food and Extract, as the percentage of lives restored was the largest when used.

We extract from the report. After calling attention to the fact that one-quarter of the homoeopathic profession are accustomed frequently to prescribe this food for children less than a year old, as well as over, he remarks:

stitutions, its life-restoring power manifesting itself in each with a relative "It is singularly adapted to scrofulous, syphilitic and tubercular conclearness and power corresponding to the order of enumeration. For fair-haired children who are inclined to grow fleshy it is more symptomatically recommended, while Duncan's acid babies find it particularly useful. Accordingly it is chiefly employed for marasmus and anæmic

Also essay read before the American Medical Association at Rich- conditions resulting either from non-assimilation of food or from simple mond, Virginia, and Washington, D. C.

Its value was recognized by the profession from results obtained in the Free Hospitals that have been established and supported by our Mr. A. L. Murdock during the last four years. They now equal

140 FREE BEDS,

and contain 38,000 feet of floor.

Four

Our Liquid Food can be retained by the weakest stomach. tablespoonfuls daily will make eight per cent. new blood weekly. When used for infants never change their food, but add five or more drops of Liquid Food at each teeding, and their lost or needed vitality will be restored in less than thirty days.

summer complaints. Should a child vomit all milk food and suffer syn-
chronously with diarrhoea or dysentery, the demand for this food is em-

phatic and unmistakable; also in general irritability or the stomach,
particularly if there be sour-smelling diarrhoea, the food passing through
undigested. For the prematurely born it stands preeminent. For those
best in the world."
'weak and debilitated from any cause, Murdock's food is probably the
Should any indication of cerebral hyperemia appear,
the quantity of food must be diminished; so, too, if after its protracted
use vomiting and diarrhoea ensue; the child has been overfed. Should
the taste or odor of any given bottle chance to be disagreeable, add
water until they disappear, and let the purchaser congratulate
himself upon getting more nutriment than he paid for. When given in
combination with milk in cases of indigestion, the quantity of milk should
be diminished until all curds disappear from the stool, the quantity of
Food, of course, being proportionately increased."

[graphic]
[blocks in formation]

Our Free Surgical Hospital for Women, located on Gainsborough street, corner of Huntington avenue, contains 50 beds, in charge of a staff of five surgeons, members of the Massachusetts Homœopathic Medical Society. Our Free Home for Homeless Boys contains 40 beds, and is located at Send for the Report of the Chairman of the Sec-11 to 21 Causeway street. Many of these boys suffer from Scrofula, tion of Obstetrics of the American Institute of Eczema and other skin diseases, which yield quickly to the use of our Homopathy, read at Saratoga at the annual meeting of 1886.

Circulars were sent by him to all the Physicians in the United States, asking what their experience was with Murdock's Liquid Food in its use for infants under, as well as over, one year old.

Then what results, with all the different Milk preparations, Grain Foods, Peptonoid Foods and Beef Extracts, compared with Murdock's Liquid Food.

Liquid Food.

From the fact that no two beeves or sheep are alike is the reason of our different brands being different in flavor.

All brands are made by the same formula. The letter represents the day of make, and the figure the tank.

If richer, it is stronger in smell and flavor, and will bear a greater reduction. It cannot be reduced so low but it will be superior to all other preparations in treating chronic cases.

If you cannot obtain Murdock's Liquid Food from your druggist, we deliver, free of express, 12 oz. for $1. Any physician that has not used our Liquid Food, we will deliver free to the Boston express 12 oz.

Murdock Liquid Food Co., Boston, Mass.

[blocks in formation]

(SYR: BROM: COMP: PEACOCK)

NERVE AND BRAIN SEDATIVE.

Each fluid drachm represents fifteen grains of the Combined C. P.
Bromides of Potassium, Sodium, Calcium, Ammonium and Lithium.
USES.-Epilepsy, and all Congestive, Convulsive,
Spasmodic, and Reflex Neuroses.

DOSE.-One to two FLUID drachms, in WATER, three or more times a day.

CAUTION.-The popularity of Peacock's Bromides" has caused several
parties to claim that they can put it up"just as good." THIS IS NOT TRUE.
No mere simple combination of Bromide Salts IS AT ALL COMPARABLE with
this preparation in Purity, Safety and Therapeutic Value, and due caution
should be used to prevent substitution in ALL cases.

Sample and Pamphlet FREE to any Physician who will pay Express Charges.
PEACOCK CHEMICAL CO., St. Louis.

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small]

MARK.

[graphic]

KUMYSS.

Prepared by DR. E. F. BRUSH,

MOUNT VERNON, N. Y.

Kumyss is indicated in all diseases characterized by defective
nutrition, no matter what the disease; where better nutrition
is required, it can be obtained more rapidly and satisfactorily
by the use of Kumyss than by any other food or medicine
known, and is almost sure to be retained by stomachs that reject
everything else.

Remember when ordering to specify Dr. Brush's Kumyss and
thus avoid the possibility of getting some worthless imitation.
Kumyss can be shipped to any part of the U. S. It is put up
in Pint bottles only, and sold at $2.50 per dozen.

Circulars sent on application.

For Sale by all the leading Druggists.

« PreviousContinue »