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THE CHILD

" Our Baby " - R. D. Clark.

" Abnormal Children " (Kegan Paul) - Hollander.

" The Baby " (Jack's People's Books) - Anonymous.
" Training the Child " (Jack's People's

Books) - - Spiller.

PUBERTY

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Sibley.
" Woman in Childhood, Wifehood, and

Motherhood " - M. S. Cohen.

" The Adolescent Period " - - Starr.

" Physiology " (Home Univ. Library) - McKendrick.

< Human Physiology " - Leonard Hill.



144 EPILEPSY, HYSTERIA, NEURASTHENIA

HEREDITY AND CHARACTER

" Evolution " (Home Univ. Library) - Thomson and

Geddes.
" Heredity in the Light of Recent

Research " (Cam. Univ. Press) - Doncaster.
" The Psychology of Insanity " (Cam.

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MARRIAGE

" On Conjugal Happiness " - . - R. G. S. Krohn.

" Race Culture and Race Suicide " - - R. R. Rentoul.



INDEX



ABORTIVES, Use of, as cause of
epilepsy, 22

Age-incidence in epilepsy, 17, 1 8

Air, Fresh, Importance of, 73

Alcohol, The question of, 64

Alcoholic excess in relation to
epilepsy, 16, 21-23

neurasthenia, 31

Amyl Nitrite, to check the aura
in epilepsy, 26

Analyses of proprietary prepara-
tions for children, 13

purgative medicines,

62

of secret remedies, British

Medical Association, 13, 62,
92

Arson as manifestation of
mental epilepsy, 10

Aspirin for post-epileptic head-
ache, 29

Aura, The, 2, 3, 25

, , in Jacksonian

epilepsy, 8

, Treatment of the, 25, 26

Auto-intoxication, 68

Auto-suggestion, Value of, 80,
83

BACKACHE in neurasthenia, 32

Baths, Advice as to, for neuro-
paths, 48, 73, 74

Blaud's pills, 95

Brain, Morbid changes in, asso-
ciated with epilepsy, 18, 19

, Structure of the, 20

Bromides, Action of, hindered
by salt, 65

in the prevention of

epilepsy, 26

treatment of epilepsy,

86-88, 92

the basis of every epilepsy

cure, 92

Bromism, 87

Brooding, harmful to neuro-
paths, 49, 50
10 i



CALM necessary in dealing with
nervous children, 106

Carlyle, 90

Character, 123-30

, The basis of, 124

Chyle, The, 57

Chyme, The, 56

Circulation, The, in neuropaths,
73

Circulatory Disturbances in
neurasthenia, 33

Clark on frequency of fits during
repose, 23

Clark's statistics of epilepsy, 15

Cleanliness, 73

Climacteric, in relation to
hysteria, 41

Clothing for neuropaths, 74

Coddling, Danger of, for nervous
children, 103

" Complex", The, in conscious-
ness, 10, ii

Concentration, Lack of, in
neurasthenia, 34

, Mental, Exercises in, 51

Confession, The value of, 40

Conscious Mind, The, 10, 39

Consciousness, Alteration of, in
epileptic attack, 3, 4, 6

, Dissociation of, n

Constipation, 67-70

, Causes of, 67, 68

, Symptoms of, 68

, Treatment of, 68-70

Convulsions, Epileptic. See
" Fit "

in alcoholism, 23

in children, 13

in diabetes, 23

in pregnancy, 14

Cooking in relation to digesti-
bility, 58

Country resorts suitable for
neuropaths, 47

Criminal acts in psychic or
mental epilepsy, 9, 10

Culpepper's Herbal, 86



146 EPILEPSY, HYSTERIA, NEURASTHENIA



DARK, Nervous children's fear

of the, 105

Day-dreaming, n, 108
Death, 58
Degeneration, Signs of, in

epileptics, 17
Dementia, Epileptic, 16
Demonic Influence in relation

to epilepsy, i, 2
Dieting, 63-66
Digestion of foods, 58, 59
, Time occupied by

the, 58

, The process of, 56-59

Digestive troubles in relation to

epilepsy, 22, 26

, neurasthenia, 32, 33

Discipline of the nervous child,

103-106

Dissociation of consciousness, 1 1
Dostoieffsky's "The Idiot", a

study of epilepsy, 130
Douche, The cold, for neuro-
paths, 74
Dreams, 12

, Sex-basis in, 12

Drug habit, The, in neuropaths,

93

Duties and trials of a neuro-
path's wife, 132-137

EARS, Care of the, 53

Egoism in relation to neuras-
thenia, 38

Electrical treatment for neuro-
paths, 50

Emotional repression as a factor
in hysteria, 40

Enema, The US3 of the, 69

Energy from food, 58

Epilepsy a functional disease,

2

, Ancient remedies for, 86

as a mental complex, 23

ascribed to demonic in-
fluence, I, 2
Biblical reference to, 2
Causes of, 20-24
Clinical course of, 15-19
Cure in, 19
Definition of, i, 19
Effect of, on general
lealth, 1 6
Feigned, 14
, Diagnosis of, 14



Epilepsy, Historical account of,
i. 2

in mediaeval times, 2

in neurasthenics, 35

in relation to genius, 125-

127

marriage, 131

, Jacksonian, 7-9

, , its relative fre-
quency, 15

, Major and minor, 1-6

, Medicines for, 86-89

, Mental, 9, 10

, , Rarity of, 15

, Nocturnal, 4, 5

, , its relative fre-
quency, 15

, Preventive treatment of,

25-27

, Prognosis in, 19

, Psychic, 9, 10

, Rarer types of, 7-16

, Serial, 7

, Superstitions attached to,

If 2

Epileptic children, Care of, 16

dementia, 16

fit. See " Fit "

fits, Times of occurrence

of, 15, 23

Epileptiform seizures, 13
Exercise for neuropaths, 48, 74,

75
Eyes, Care of the, 53



FACIAL expression in epilepsy,

17

Fats, Digestion of, 57
Fears, Baseless, in neurasthenia,

35. 36
Feeding, Generous, needed for

neuropaths, 47
Fit, Epileptic, Description of an,

3. 4

, , Mechanism of an,

20, 21
, , First-aid to victims

of, 28, 29

Flatulence, Treatment of, 70
Foods, Proprietary, 94, 95
" Free will", The fallacy of, 124,

125

Freud on perverted sex-ideas
as a cause of hysteria, 40



INDEX



147



Freud on subconscious sexual
desires in infants, 113

the sex-basis in

dreams, 12

Fright as cause of epilepsy. 2 1

GASTRIC Juice, The, 56

Genius, Epilepsy in relation to,
125-127

" Germ-plasm ", The, 118

in relation to neuropathic

tendencies, 120, ,21. 124

Globus hystericus, 42

Glycerin suppositories, 69

Glycerophosphates, 96

" Good " and " Evil", 123, 124

Gowers on epilepsy, 7

Gowers' statistics as to age-
incidence of epilepsy, 17

Grand mal, 2-5

, its relative fre-
quency, 15

Greene on hysteria, 44



HABIT, Importance of, in rela-
tion to constipation, 68
Haig on relation of uric acid to

epilepsy, 23

Headache in neurasthenia, 32
Heredity, 118-122
Hobbies for neuropaths, 48
Hormone, The Function of a, 57
Hughlings Jackson, Dr., on the

epileptic convulsion, 8
Husband of a neuropath. Advice

to the, 138, 139
Huxley on the rules of the game

of life, 46

Hygiene, General, 71-75
Hypochondriasis in neuras-
thenics, 36
Hypophosphites, 96
Hysteria, 39-45

, Age-incidence of, 41

, Ancient views as to, 39

and neurasthenia con-
trasted, 41

, Causes of, 40, 41

, Modern theories as to, 39

, Race-incidence of, 42

, Sex-incidence of, 39, 41

, Symptoms of, 42-44

, Treatment of, 44

Hysterical attack, The, 42, 43



IMAGINATION, Effects of, 79-81

Indigestion, 60-62

Infantile convulsions, 1 3

-, relation of to epi-
lepsy, 13

-, Treatment of, 13

Inhibitory cells of brain, 20, 21

Injuries to brain as cause of
epilepsy, 21

Insanity in relation to dissocia-
tion of consciousness, n

epilepsy, 16

Insomnia. See " Sleeplessness"

Intestinal worms, 102

Iron preparations, 95

JACKSONIAN epilepsy, 7, 8, 9
Janet on consciousness in hys-
teria, 40

Jones on the religious sentiment
in neuropaths, 106, 107

KING'S evil. The, 86

LA ROCHEFOUCAULD on health
and regimen, 65

Lecithin, 96

Lieberkiihn's glands, 57, 58

Life, in relation to tissue change,
58

Locock's introduction of bro-
mides for epilepsy, 86

MACHINE, The human, 71, 72

Malt extracts, 93

Marriage, 131-139

and neuropathy, 122, 131,

132

of neuropaths should be



childless, 134, 135
Mastication, Importance of

thorough, 6 1
Masturbation, 110-112

, Effects of, in, 112

in relation to epilepsy, 16,

22, 114

neurasthenia, 38



Meals, Number and time of, 64
Meat extracts, 93

juices, Value of, 64

, Moderation in its use

necessary, 65
Memory in epilepsy, 1 7
, its subconscious basis, 10



148 EPILEPSY, HYSTERIA, NEURASTHENIA



Mendel's law of inheritance,
120, 121

Menopause in relation to
neurasthenia, 31

Menstruation, Disordered, in
neurasthenia, 33

in relation to epilepsy, 17.

22

Mental attitude of neuras-
thenics, 33-38

fatigue in neurasthenia,

33. 34

Mercier on the characteristics
of the neuropath, 128-130

Mind in relation to conscious-
ness, 10

Moral cowardice in relation to
neurasthenia, 38

Morbus comitialis, 2

Motor cells of brain, 20, 21

Murder as manifestation of
mental epilepsy, 10

NARCOTICS, Use and abuse of, 78
Nervous child, Training of the,
98-108

dyspepsia, 60

, Diet in, 65

Neurasthenia, 30-38

and hysteria contrasted, 41

, Causes of, 31, 32, 41

, Course and outlook in, 38,

4i

in relation to epilepsy,35

self -abuse, 16, 38

, Sexual, 38

, Symptoms of, 32-38, 41

Neuropath, The, his need of a

wife, 132

Neuropathic children, Charac-
teristics of, 98, 99

, Diet of, 100-102

, Education of 99, 100

, Moral training of,

102-106
Neuropaths, Advice to, 46-52

, Mental characteristics of,

126-130

Neuropathy in relation to mar-
riage, 122, 131-139
, The only way to eradicate,

121

Night terrors, 105
Nitroglycerine to check the
epileptic aura, 25, 26



Nose, Care of the, 54

OPISTHOTONOS, 43

Optimism, Value of, 80

Osier on age -incidence of

epilepsy, 18
the use of medicines,

93

PALPITATION during use of

bromides, 87

in neurasthenia, 33

Parentage in relation to

inherited qualities, 119, 120
Patent medicines, 90-97
and the dyspeptic,

60, 62

thenic, 36
, explanation of their

benefit, 80
Pepsin, 94
Petit mal, 5, 6

in childhood, 16

, its relative frequency

15

Phenalgin for post-epileptic
headache, 29

Phosphorus preparations, 96

Piles, 70

Port-wine in proprietary pre-
parations, 93

Predigested foods, 94, 95

Pregnancy, Convulsions during,

14
in relation to epilepsy, 17,

22

Psycho-analysis in the treat-
ment of hysteria, 40
Puberty, Bodily changes at, 109
, Dangers at and after,

109-114
in relation to epilepsy, 16,

18, 114
Punishment, Corporal, un-

suited for nervous children,

105, 106

Pupils in epilepsy. The, 1 7
Purgatives, The abuse of, 69
, Suitable, 70

QUACK Advertisements, 91, in

READING for neuropaths, 48
Recovery in epilepsy, 19



INDEX



149



Recreations for neuropaths, 117
Reid on the effect of emotions

on bodily functions, 81
Religion, Question of, in nervous

children, 106-108
Rest for neuropaths, 49, 50
Responsibility in relation to

mental epilepsy, 9, 10

SANATOGEN, 96

Savill on differences between
neurasthenia and hysteria,

4i

Self-abuse. See " Masturba-
tion "

Self-control, how far possible
to neuropaths, 123-125

Self-restraint, The neuropath's
lack of, 129, 130

Sentimentality to be dis-
couraged in nervous child-
ren, 104

Sex-education, The need for, 131

Sex-incidence in epilepsy, 18

Sex-instruction for children, 1 10,
112

Sexual development early in
neuropaths, 113, 114

excesses in relation to

epilepsy, 16, 23

in relation to neuras-



thenia, 31. 38
instinct. Awakening of,

109, no

neurasthenia, 38

offences as manifestations

of mental epilepsy, 9, 10

rules for neuropaths, 48

Shaw, Bernard, his sneer at

marriage, 131
Sleep, Relation of, to epileptic

fit, 4
Sleeplessness, 76-78

, Causes of, 76, 77

, Treatment of, 77, 78, 85

in neurasthenia, 33

Sollmann on proprietary foods,

94. 96

Soothing syrups, 13

" Sound nerves", 52

Spirit -writing, n, 12

Spiritualism, Danger of, for
neuropaths, 107

Spratling on epilepsy in con-
sumptives, 17



Starr's statistics as to age-

incidence in epilepsy, 17
- heredity in epileptics,

121

- types of epilepsy, 15
Status epilepticus, 7
- , as final termination

of epilepsy, 16
Subconscious mind, The, 10
Suggestion treatment, 82-85
Suicide in neurasthenics and

hysterical subjects, 35, 41

42

Sunstroke as cause of fits, 21
Sweetmeats, The use of, 64
Sympathy, Harm done by, in

hysteria, 44, 45

TAPE worms, 102
Tea and coffee, 64
Teeth, Care of the, 54, 55
Tobacco undesirable for neuro-

paths, 74

Trades for epileptics, 116
- neuropaths, 115-117
Turner on age -incidence of

epilepsy, 18

UNCONSCIOUS activities, 39, 40
Unconsciousness in epilepsy, 3-5
Urine, Incontinence of, in
epilepsy, 3-5

VEGETABLE Foods, 64
Villi, The intestinal, 57
Vittoz's exercises in mental

concentration, 51
Vomiting, Risk of, in epilepsy,

26

WATER, When to drink, 61, 64,

68

Weir-Mitchell Treatment, 50
Wife for the neuropath, The,

132-135
- of a neuropath. Advice to

the, 132-137
Will, Neuropath's lacking in,

125

Work and play, 115-117
Worms, Intestinal, 102
Worry as cause of neurasthenia,

i

to be avoided by neuro-



paths, 47, 49



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