nos-trum. pronunciation: \nos'-trum\. noun. Etymology: Latin, neuter of noster our, ours.
1. a medicine of secret composition recommended by its preparer but usually without scientific proof of its effectiveness.
2. a usually questionable remedy or scheme.
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Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Medical Quote of The Day

The surest road to health, say what they will,
Is never to suppose we shall be ill.
Most of those evils we poor mortals know
From doctors and imagination flow.
--Night, Charles Churchill [1731-1764]

1 comment:

Jess said...

You need to install a 'like' button.

I read this and immediately thought 'like'.....I'm not sure what this says about me and my usage of Facebook, but it's probably not anything good.

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