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Dr Foote’s Home Cyclopedia of Popular Medical, Social and Sexual Science

I ran across this topic in the excellent Australian Emergency Medicine blog Life In The Fast Lane.  It was too good not to share.  After reading the advice of Dr. Foote, I’m sure that most of you, like me, will be rewriting many of your protocols!

Dr. Edward Foote was a U.S. physician in the mid 19th century who wanted to educate the general public about health, nutrition and medicine.  The book he wrote, Dr Foote’s Home Cyclopedia of Popular Medical, Social and Sexual Science was published in 1858. Continue reading