Transactions of the Iowa State Medical Society, Volume 19

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Page 359 - Son of man, speak to the children of thy people, and say unto them, "When I bring the sword upon a land, if the people of the land take a man of their coasts, and set him for their watchman...
Page 359 - But if the watchman see the sword come, and blow not the trumpet, and the people be not warned; if the sword come, and take any person from among them, he is taken away in his iniquity; but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand.
Page 301 - any person who has invented or discovered any new and useful art, machine, manufacture, or composition of matter, or any new and useful improvement thereof, not known or used by others in this country before his invention or discovery thereof...
Page 17 - ... these cannot expire; These shall resist the empire of decay, When time is o'er, and worlds have passed away; Cold in the dust the perished heart may lie, But that which warmed it once can never die.
Page 331 - Milk is more to be dreaded than meat, because the udder is often the seat of tuberculosis, and the milk is usually taken uncooked. The danger is enhanced by .the fact that this is often the necessary and only food of the infant and invalid, in which the germ is especially liable, through weak and imperfect digestion, to escape into the susceptible bowel. "In milk, as in the case of meat, a strong and vigorous digestion does in some measure protect the consumer.
Page 322 - We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
Page 344 - Galtier found that the bacillus tuberculosis was preserved indefinitely in springs, ponds and wells at all ordinary temperatures. Hence the danger of common drinking troughs, of streams that have...
Page 302 - It was never intended that any new composition of matter or mixture of samples should be the subject of monopoly. If rhubarb and senna, or calomel and jalap, were for the first time put together, he who should do it, whether regular practitioner or quack, would not be an inventor or discoverer under the law. If done by a...
Page 341 - Tuberculosis is rare in cold blooded animals, but Sibley has seen it in reptiles in a state of confinement. In birds it is common and destructive, but not readily transferred from bird to mammal. The bacillus of the bird is usually a modified form, which prefers a special avian habitation. Wild mammals in confinement suffer excessively. In menageries apes die almost exclusively from tuberculosis, while kangaroos, deer, elk, gazelle, antelope and lions are common victims. The rats, mice and other...
Page 332 - Taylor belongs the -honor of being the first to point out definitely that cows' milk might serve as a medium of spreading typhoid fever from a dairy where the disease prevailed. In 1867, Dr.

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