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Nature Cure

Philosophy & Practice Based on the
Unity of Disease & Cure

 

 

Henry Lindlahr, M.D.






 TWENTIETH EDITION

Published by The Nature Cure Publishing Company
525 South Ashland Boulevard, Chicago

1922

 

 

INDEX

Chapter:

           Introduction

    1. What is Nature Cure?
    2. Catechism of Nature Cure
    3. What is Life?
    4. The Unity of Disease and Treatment--The Three Primary Causes of Disease
    5. The Unity of Acute Diseases--Natural Immunity-- Bacteria-Secondary, Not Primary Manifestations of Disease
    6. The Laws of Cure--The Law of Dual Effect
    7. Suppression Versus Elimination--Suppression the Cause of Chronic Diseases
    8. Inflammation--The Five Stages of Inflammation
    9. The Effects of Suppression on Venereal Diseases--The Destructive After-Effects of Mercury
    10. "Suppressive" Surgical Treatment of Tonsilitis and Enlarged Adenoids
    11. Cancer--Not a Local, but a Constitutional Disease
    12. Woman's Suffering--The Climacteric or Change of Life
    13. The Treatment of Acute Diseases by Natural Methods--The Natural Remedies--The Electro-Magnetic Effects of Cold-Water Applications
    14. The True Scope of Medicine--Dr. Osler on "Medicine"--Inorganic Minerals and Mineral Poisons--The Efficiency of the Small Dose--Homeopathy a Complement of Nature Cure
    15. Homeopathy--The Personal Responsibility of the Cell
    16. The Diphtheria Antitoxin
    17. Vaccination
    18. Surgery--Destruction or Cure; Which is Better--The Human Body a Unit
    19. Chronic Diseases
    20. Crises--Disease Crises--Healing Crises--Drugs Versus Healing Crises
    21. Periodicity--The Law of Sevens
    22. What About the Chronic?--It takes so long--Afraid of Cold Water--Pull the Roots--Is the Chronic to be Left to His Fate Because Allopathy Says He is Incurable?--Why Nature Cure Achieves Results
    23. The Treatment of Chronic Diseases--Diagnosis from the Eye--The Story of a Great Discovery
    24. Vitality--Stimulation by Paralysis--Hypnotism and Obsession
    25. Natural Dietetics--Mixing Fruits and Vegetables--Mixing Starches and Acid Fruits
    26. Acid Diseases--The Relationship between Foods and Acid Diseases
    27. Fasting--When Fasting is Indicated
    28. Hydrotherapy in the Treatment of Chronic Diseases--Why We Favor COLD Water
    29. Air and Light Baths--The Importance of the Skin as an Organ of Elimination
    30. Correct Breathing--Rhythmical Breathing--Yogi Breathing
    31. Physical Exercises
    32. Manipulative Treatment--Massage--Osteopathy--Chiropractic
    33. The Legitimate Scope of Mental and Metaphysical Healing
    34. The Difference Between Functional and Organic Disease--The Limitations of Metaphysical Healing
    35. The Two-fold Attitude of Mind and Soul
    36. The Symphony of Life
    37. The Three-fold Constitution of Man
    38. Mental Therapeutics--Positive Affirmations
    39. How Shall We Pray?
    40. Scientific Relaxation and Normal Suggestion--Relaxation While Working
    41. Conclusion--The Strengthening of Will-Power and Self-Control
    42. Payne's Soliloquy