Water Cures and Science

George Weisz, “Water Cures and Science: The french Academy of Medicine and Mineral Waters in the Nineteenth Century,” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 64, no. 3 (1990): 393-416. In this piece, Weisz discusses institutional and individual attempts in nineteenth century France to place mineral waters and the therapies that involved them on a biomedical, … More Water Cures and Science

Transactions of 4th Meeting of AR State Medical Society (1879)

Transactions of the State Medical Society of Arkansas at its Fourth Annual Session (Little Rock: Blocher & Mitchell, 1879). Much discussion about standardizing stuff for the purpose of professional cohesion (should by-laws of county medical societies all be the same?). List of transactions from medical societies received by the librarian; NJ, VA, MA, KS, IO, MN, … More Transactions of 4th Meeting of AR State Medical Society (1879)