YOUR remedies for menstrual period
pain and problems.
A discussion of the letter testimonials,
and their authenticity, of the Pinkham company (in a discussion of a Pursettes
ad with a letter testimonial)
See two letters to MUM about the ingredients
of her Compound, and one about the lyrics of an English
pop song, Lily the Pink, about her.
Other amazing women: Nelli
Bly, Dr. Marie Stopes,
Dr. Grace Feder Thompson
YOUR remedies for
menstrual period pain and problems. See more remedies here.
The Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Co., maker of medicine for headaches,
stomach illness, insomnia, depression, cancer, tumors, women's diseases,
flatulence, menstruation, fertility, etc.:
Below: P. 14. Bathing
is a favorite theme of early books on women's health. If you go back far
enough the advice is don't
bathe. America was adjusting to the cleaner attitude in the late
19th and early 20th centuries.
P. 15. Some of these symptoms (bottom of page) are serious and a doctor
might treat them them today with antibiotics
- which didn't exist then.
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