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What is the root of illness according to Lindlahr

Ignorance, indifference, lack of self control and self indulgence

2

Lindlahrs 5 categories of treatment

Return to nature, elementary remedies, chemical remedies, mechanical remedies, mental/spiritual remedies

3

what are the 6 tissue states

Heat/excitement, Dry atrophy, relaxation damp/ cold depression, damp stagnation, tension/wind,

4

Tast of heat excitement

sour - flavonoids

5

taste of cold depression

pungent -aromatics and volitile ioils

6

taste of dry atrophy

salty or sweet/ emollients or carbs

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taste of damp/stagnation

bitter - bitters

8

taste of wind tension

acrid - acrid bitters

9

tast of damp relaxation

astrigent - tannins

10

Cold tissue state

Cold, pale, localized depression that fails to respone, coagulation use warming herb gently

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Cold depression remedies

pungent spicy, stimulant aromatic and antiseptic, terbines, bitter aromatics, cumarins

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Damp stagnation

fluids aren?t following normal channels of elimination so there is mucus etc. fluid retention, toxemia

13

Remedies for damp

bitters, nettle, clover, dock

14

Damp remedies are to do what

to purify the blood

15

How many ml in a dram

3.7ml in 1 dram

16

how many drams in 1 ounce

8 drams in 1 ounce

17

how many drops in a dropper from a 1 oz bottle

25-30 drops in a 1 oz dropper

18

how many grams in 1 lb

454 grams in 1 lb

19

how many oz in 1 lb

16 oz in one lb

20

how many grams in 1 oz

1 oz is 28.3 grams

21

how many lbs in 1 kg

1 kg is 2,2 lbs

22

h.s

at bedtime

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NPO

nothing by mouth

24

gtts

drops

25

gr

grain

26

g

gram

27

fl or fld

fluid

28

aq

water

29

ad

up to

30

ac

before meals

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aa

of each

32

pc

after means

33

po

by mouth

34

prn

as needed

35

q

every

36

q4h

every 4 hours

37

qd

every day

38

qh

every hour

39

qid

4x daily

40

qod

every other day

41

qs

sufficient quanity

42

tr.

tincture

43

ss

one half