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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Thursday, May 27, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 27 May 10

Sorry:  I published today's quote without typing in the actual quotation.  Dumb 

"Poisons and medicine are oftentimes the same substance given with different intents."
--Peter Mere Latham [1789 - 1875]

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