Madame Young's Guide to Health
Her experience and practice for nearly forty years
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Madame Young's Guide to Health Her experience and practice for nearly forty years

By Amelia Young, Madame Young
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Table of Contents
  • MADAME YOUNG’S GUIDE TO HEALTH;
  • INDEX.
  • PREFACE.
  • DEVELOPMENT OF THE FŒTUS.
  • PERIOD OF GESTATION.
  • FAMILY HERBAL.
    • THOROUGHWORT
    • PEACH LEAVES AND TWIGS
    • BALMORRY, OR SNAKEHEAD.
    • ANGELICA
    • SUMMER SAVORY,
    • PRICKLY ASH.
    • EVERGREEN, OR WINTERGREEN.
    • ROSE.
    • PENNYROYAL.
    • BLUE FLAG.
    • BEGGAR LICE.
    • SINGLE-CELLED BERRY.
    • DRAGON’S CLAW, OR FEVER ROOT.
    • BLACK ALDER
    • SOUTHERN WOOD, OR OLD MAN.
    • BLACK MUSTARD SEED.
    • WHITE MUSTARD SEED.
    • CATNIP.
    • GARDEN LEAK.
    • JACOB’S LADDER.
    • UVA URSA LEAVES
    • SPEARMINT
    • MASTERWORT.
    • MARSH ROSE MOSS.
    • SUCCORY.
    • BLACK SNAKE ROOT.
    • WILD POPLAR BARK.
    • DANDELION.
    • VERVAIN.
    • CROSSWORT.
    • FUMITORY
    • QUEEN OF THE MEADOW.
    • BITTER ROOT, OR AMERICAN IPECACUANHA.
    • LOBELIA,
    • RED RASPBERRY.
    • HOPS.
    • MAIDEN HAIR.
    • HUCKLEBERRY, OR WHORTLEBERRY.
    • FIR BALSAM.
    • CAMOMILE.
    • CARROT SEED.
    • CARAWAY SEED.
    • CELANDINE.
    • PILLWORT.
    • CRANESBILL.
    • DWARF ALDER.
    • SLIPPERY ELM.
    • ELECAMPANE.
    • WHITE BRYONY.
    • VIRGIN’S BOWER.
    • MILK, OR SILK WEED.
    • MILKWEED
    • SASSAFRAS BARK.
    • SARSAPARILLA ROOT.
    • MAY WEED.
    • CANADA SNAKE ROOT.
    • COHOSH ROOT.
    • BETH, OR PAPPOOSE ROOT.
    • SWEET FERN,
    • NETTLES.
    • BLOOD ROOT, OR DRAGON’S CLAW.
    • BURDOCK ROOT.
    • INDIAN TURNIP.
    • UNICORN ROOT.
    • SNAKEWEED.
    • POKE ROOT, OR PIGEON BERRY.
    • SCOKE ROOT.
    • WATER FENNEL.
    • MARSH MALLOW.
    • WHITE OAK.
    • OATS.
    • GOLDEN ROD.
    • PARSLEY.
    • GOLDEN SEAL.
    • ICE PLANT.
    • STONE ROOT.
    • BUCKTHORN.
    • WORMWOOD.
    • WATER TREFOIL.
    • POND LILY.
    • MADDER.
    • PRICKLY ASH TEA.
    • GOOSEBERRY.
    • TAMARACK.
    • HEMLOCK.
    • CHICKWEED.
    • SPIKENARD.
    • MALE FERN.
    • SWEET FERN.
    • BITTER SWEET.
    • COMFREY.
    • FOX GLOVE.
    • SENNA.
    • AVENS.
    • GARDEN PÆONIE.
  • RECIPES.
  • PHYSIOLOGY.
    • FORMATION OF THE CHEST.
    • THE DIAPHRAGM.
    • THE GULLET.
    • THE LIVER.
    • THE ABDOMEN.
    • THE KIDNEYS.
    • BASKET OF THE HIPS.
    • THE WOMB AND ITS APPENDAGES.
    • THE OVARIES.
    • DISEASE OF THE WOMB.
    • ABORTION.
    • MASTURBATION.
  • ROOTS AND HERBS. HOW TO COLLECT AND PRESERVE THEM.
  • MISCELLANY.
    • TYPHOID FEVER.
    • BATHING.
    • HERB TEA.
  • PREJUDICE.
  • RHEUMATISM—ITS CAUSES.
  • THE INFLUENCE OF OPIUM.
  • THE DIGESTIVE ORGANS.
    • THE MOUTH.
    • THE STOMACH.
    • THE LIVER.
    • THE BOWELS.
    • MASTICATION.
    • CHYMIFICATION.
    • CHYLIFACTION.
    • EVACUATION.
  • TO MOTHERS, IN REGARD TO INFANTS.
  • GENERAL REMARKS.
  • THE DIET OF CHILDREN.
  • REMARKS ON FOOD.
  • TABLE, SHOWING THE MEAN TIME OF DIGESTION OF THE DIFFERENT ARTICLES OF DIET.
    • Inferences from Dr. Beaumont’s Experiments and Observations, given in his own words.
  • CATALOGUE OF HERBS, MEDICINAL PLANTS, &c.
  • SYNONYMS.
  • ORDINARY EXTRACTS.
  • DOUBLE DISTILLED AND FRAGRANT WATERS.
    • OINTMENTS.
  • PROPERTIES EXPLAINED.
  • RECOMMENDATIONS.
    • Transcriber's Notes
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