The New Modern Medical Counselor A Practical Guide to Health by Hurbert O. Swartout M.D. 1951 Review and Herald Publishing

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Discover the medical history with The New Modern Medical Counselor: A Practical Guide to Health by Hubert O. Swartout, M.D. Published in 1951, this comprehensive guide is a practical textbook on anatomy, physiology, and common medical treatments of the era.

Written and advised by a team of doctors, this book offers an intriguing look into mid-20th-century medical practices.


  • Title: The New Modern Medical Counselor: A Practical Guide to Health
  • Author: Hubert O. Swartout, M.D.
  • Publication Date: 1951
  • Publisher: Review and Herald Publishing
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Pages: 968
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 2 inches
  • Language: English
  • Condition: Wear on the book cover, notes written on pages (check photos for specifics)

Medical Insights from the 1950s:

This quaint home textbook is filled with black-and-white photos and illustrations. It provides detailed explanations of various medical conditions and treatments as understood in the 1950s. It covers a wide range of topics in anatomy and physiology, offering practical advice for maintaining health and addressing medical issues.

Historical Significance:

The New Modern Medical Counselor reflects the medical knowledge and practices of the mid-20th century, making it a valuable resource for those interested in the history of medicine. Whether you're a collector of vintage medical texts or simply curious about historical healthcare, this book offers a fascinating glimpse into the past.

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Medical Disclaimer:
This book is intended for historical interest only. It does not provide medical advice or current health information. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice and treatment.

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