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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 12


The cure of paralysis is accomplished generally and specifically. The general regimen594 is sometimes completed by


a part of the disease according to its property; and at other times by diet. The first of these595 is carried out by putting things on the back of the head; for this disease comes mostly from the origin of the nerves which is the back of the head; and this cure is possible for other diseases of the nerves, such as tortura, cramp, and tremor.