Definition of Remedies:
2404. Where the nurse has the entire charge of the nursery, and the mother is too much occupied to do more than pay a daily visit to it, it is desirable that she be a person of observation, and possess some acquaintance with the diseases incident to childhood, as also with such simple remedies as may be useful before a medical attendant can be procured, or where such attendance is not considered necessary.- "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
- "By Wit of Woman", Arthur W. Marchmont.
- "The Mayor of Troy", Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.