Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Jul 9 1970, Page 22

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 9, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaThursday july 9, 1970 by or. George c. Thosteson . Dear or. Thosteson we recently had a death in our family a baby boy 11 weeks old. He died due to suffocation and we have heard that there is a disorder which causes babies to die when they Are nine to twelve weeks old. It is called thymus and is inherited we would like to know More about this. Mrs. R. These Are tragic deaths and there Are from to like that one every year in the United states alone. There is no single answer Many years ago most of then were attributed to Smothe but this is pretty Muc discounted now. Even a Blanke falling Over a baby s face i not shut off enough air to b fatal. Later the theory was Vance. That a disorder of the thymus gland was responsible but this idea also has Bee discarded because detail postmortem examinations Are revealing More tangible causes. One is infection and this i highest from about november to March the time when the common cold and Rel ate respiratory ailments Are mos1 prevalent. What can be a minor affliction to an adult o to a larger child can be devastating to an infant. Such infections can cause swelling o the Throat and Larynx an since the airways Are so smal in a baby it does t take much swelling to obstruct breathing. Various forms of pneumonia Are being identified in the lungs of other babies they Haven yet acquired the strength Anc resistance to fight off such in factions. Further such infections can develop with such a Speed in a very Small baby that death can occur even though the child has not appeared to be ill or at least Only faintly so a few hours earlier. These facts May satisfactorily explain to people Why hospitals Are often so Stric about visiting Newborn babies in older instances brain disorders including meningitis and Haemorrhages have been found. Net significance these sudden which usually occur under the age of 16 weeks Are sad and numerous and efforts Are being made to prevent them but no single cause is responsible and no single preventive is in sight at present. I dear or. Thosteson wanting i to become a vegetarian i am i curious about finding a suggested diet. The Iron and protein Content of meat fish and fowl seem fairly easy Toi substitute but various people for one reason or another have j tried to discourage me from joining this sect. Any in formation would b e appreciated. D. M. The protein is the important element. If the sect you have in mind permits eggs they Are Rich in protein. So is cheese. Milk has some. Fair quantities can be extracted from nuts soy Beans and a few similar vegetables. Dear or Thosteson what does the word Tacar pal mean in relation to arthritis mrs. T. R. That Tongue twister refers to the Bones of the wrist and Long Bones of the hand or hands. Dear or. Thosteson should certain foods be avoided in controlling rheumatoid arthritis mrs. H. H. No diet has no bearing on it except that you will be much More comfortable if you avoid overweight. Fresh baking hens 5-7 ibs. La. Fresh Chicken breast Armour Star baby beef liver Armour Star breakfast Bacon Many types o f and related joint arthritis sufferers can be helped. Or. Thosteson s Booklet discusses arthritis diseases As Well As outlining effective treatments and How you can control arthritis write to or. In care of this newspaper enclosing 35 cents in loin and a Long self addressed stamped envelope. Or. Thosteson welcomes All eader mail but regrets that be to the tremendous volume received daily he is unable to answer individual letters leaders questions Are incorporated in his column whenever possible. Save poultry Tel Aviv a prof. Mech Perek of the hebrew uni Hersity of Jerusalem says he As developed an ultraviolet Ray Estment hat will wipe out Newcastle disease a virus in action in poultry resembling bronchitis. He said the treat enl is a preventive not a ure. 38 of. Extra Large Wesson Oil Scott towels 3 big Rolls Waldorf 4rollpkg. Bathroom tissue Maxim freeze dried Coffee 90z.jar i Blue ribbon Rice 3lb.bag super Market 714 Gregg ave. Phone 669-6213 Holly farms Grade a whole la 29 Steak Boneless round cheese mild hoop la. Liver baby beef 55 butter Swift s la. 85 sea test All favor Sherbert Happy kid Sweet mixed pickles 35 Kraft 3-18 grape Jelly i red band self rising flour Maxwell House All grind Coffee a 79 hot dog or hamburger buns 8 it. Pkg. S. C. Producer Grade a medium eggs dozen 39 with Purchase of any 4-Light bulbs Snowdrift 3 79 Riceland 3 45 l Rolls h cleaner Teize 28 of. Bottle laundry fluff 49 Colgate clean up specials Reg. Size giant size 57 cookie special Keebler Pecan sandies Rich n chips German chocolates swedish cremes Sunshine i to crackers 1 la. Box giant size your Choice 140rbox pet Ritz pie shells 2 Oka. Of 2 each 65c Birdseye Cool whip Gold Pepp Ridge farms Apple or Blueberry of c Golden Ripe bananas fresh Crisp lettuce Home grown tomatoes

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