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, June 1, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 1 June 10

 
"I have never yet met a healthy person who worried very much about his health, or a really good person who worried much about his own soul."
 
--The Inequality of Man, J. B. S. Haldane [1892 - 1964]
 
 

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