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It is an art of no little importance to administer medicines properly: but, it is an art of much greater and more difficult acquisition to know when to suspend or altogether to omit them.
Every illness has its natural course, with which it behooves the doctor to become acquainted.
In all public asylums as well as in prisons and hospitals, the surest, and, perhaps, the only method of securing health, good order, and good manners, is to carry into decided and habitual execution the natural law of bodily labour, so contributive and essential to human happiness.
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The average, healthy, well-adjusted adult gets up at seven-thirty in the morning feeling just plain terrible.
April 20, 1745
October 25, 1826
Philippe Pinel was a French physician who was instrumental in the development of a more humane psychological approach to the custody and care of psychiatric patients, referred to today as moral therapy.
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