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manner, medicinal evacuations, if carried to an extreme, are

dangerous; and again, a restorative course, if in the extreme,is




4. A slender restricted diet is always dangerous in chronic

diseases, and also in acute diseases, where it is not requisite.And

again, a diet brought to the extreme point of attenuation is

dangerous; and repletion, when in the extreme, is alsodangerous.


5. In a restricted diet, patients who transgress are therebymore

hurt (than in any other?); for every such transgression, whateverit

may be, is followed by greater consequences than in a dietsomewhat

more generous. On this account, a very slender, regulated,and

restricted diet is dangerous to persons in health, because theybear

transgressions of it more difficultly. For this reason, aslender

and restricted diet is generally more dangerous than one a littlemore



6. For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to

restriction, are most suitable.


7. When the disease is very acute, it is attended withextremely

severe symptoms in its first stage; and therefore anextremely

attenuating diet must be used. When this is not the case, but itis