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McFerrin, Charles B
Charles B. McFerrin's 52 hand books of health / [Charles B. McFerrin]
Alternate Title Fifty-two hand books of health
Charles B. McFerrin's fifty-two hand books of health
Orlando, Fla. : McFerrin Institute, c1930
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Subject(s) Diet -- Miscellanea
Food -- Miscellanea
Health -- Miscellanea
Vitamins -- Miscellanea
Physical Description 52 v ; 26 cm
Note Cover title
Contents: 1 - Introduction, Elimination of skin pt. 1; 2 - Elimination of skin, pt. 2; 3 - Elimination through the skin (cont.), Skin activity as affected by air baths; 4 - Elimination through the skin (concluded), Skin activity as affected by awakening the life center; 5 - The story of the elements; 6 - The story of the elements (cont.); 7 - The story of the elements (concluded); 8 - The story of food combinations; 9 - The story of food polarity; 10 - Suggestions to conquer super-acidity; 11 - Eliminations from bowels (overcoming constipation), Menus; 12 - Elimination from lungs, Elimination from kidneys, How to strengthen urinary organs, Cleansing breath, Sun baths, Water drinking, When, how , who; 13 - Unbroken sleep - how to have it, Philosophy of sleep; 14 - Doctors or health teachers - which? The medical doctor; 15 - Surgery - when is it necessary? 16 - Too slow digestion, Recharging the battery (brain) , How to relieve prostate trouble, Home treatment of appendicitis, Abnormal positions of the pelvic organs; 17 - The high and low protein diet; 18 - A chapter on nature's healing herbs; 19 - Meat eating - its advantages and its dangers; 20 - The vegetarian diet; 21 - The raw food diet, Just how far is this safe? ; 22 - Climate for health; 23 - Making iron available for the anemic, The development of personal magnetism; 24 - Stretching for health; 25 - Mucus forming food, Gas forming foods; 26 - Composition of tea, coffee, cocoa, carbonated beverages; 27 - A paragraph on calories; 28 - Baking powders compared, Eating yeast - its dangers, Yeast in baking wastful [sic], Baking for health; 29 - Fallen organs - what to do, A discussion of the tonsil problem; 30 - Repairing the nerves, Sphincter culture, The truth about enemas, The Schellberg System of Colonic Therapy; 31 - Duration of time to digest various foods; 32 - Interesting classification of fruits - vegetables, Comparative energy value of foods, Percentage of sugar in fruits, Classification of foods in general; 33 - Beer and wines , are they a benefit? When are they dangerous? Digestibility of cheese and comparisons with meat; 34 - Digestibility of nuts, How should they be combined for best results?; 35 - How to relieve congestion of blood, Numbness, Poor memory; 36 - The secret of perfect food assimilation, or The missing link in the science of eating; 37 - How to inhibit pain by nerve pressure, How to improve the circulation, How to make the bile flow; 38 - Tobacco, The truth about the matter, How to quit, The sex urge; 39 - How to build a complexion - not buy one; 40 - How to add flesh, (not fat), How to lose fat (not flesh), To what extent if fat necessary, Special menus; 41 - Starting the baby's diet correctly, Picnic lunches, The traveling man's diet plan; 42 - A sick liver - what to do, The absorption of gall stones, The reduction of abnormal growths, How to have a clean tongue and a sweet breath; 43 - A chapter on home treatment of foot and leg troubles, Treatment of scalp, Brittle finger nails; 44 - Vaccination - does it protect? The serum treatment; 45 - The sun cure - The water cure, in tuberculosis - in catarrh - in fevers; 46 - The faith cure, The rest cure; 47 - The occupational cure, The travel cure, The grape cure; 48 - Diet for school children in health and unhealth, School lunches, Mistakes of schools and school cafeterias, The working man's dinner pail, Soups; 49 - Thrift - a great factor for health; 50 - Suggestions in pregnancy (Special menus); 51 - There is a way to fast, but there are dangers also; 52 - Summary and concluding remarks
ACCESS: Must be used on site, prior notice required ; contact Mark Heppner
LOCATION: Library: 6.4
Library lacks: nos. 1, 2 ,12 ,22 , 24-27 , 35 , 38-40 , 50-51
FMCA accession no. 13
CONDITION: Fair; paper; water damage
Series Henry Ford Estate collection

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