This is the wise waggish-will and good-will of my soul, that it CONCEALETH NOT its winters and glacial storms; it concealeth not its chilblains
Unfortunately the Cat received a telegram which said that his first-born was suffering from chilblains
and was on the point of death.
Goddard's school was in high reputeand very deservedly; for Highbury was reckoned a particularly healthy spot: she had an ample house and garden, gave the children plenty of wholesome food, let them run about a great deal in the summer, and in winter dressed their chilblains
with her own hands.
Our clothing was insufficient to protect us from the severe cold: we had no boots, the snow got into our shoes and melted there: our ungloved hands became numbed and covered with chilblains
, as were our feet: I remember well the distracting irritation I endured from this cause every evening, when my feet inflamed; and the torture of thrusting the swelled, raw, and stiff toes into my shoes in the morning.
He was never without a cold, except once for nine weeks while he had scarlet fever; and he always had chilblains
Ah dear me the poor old room,' said Flora, glancing round, 'looks just as ever Mrs Clennam I am touched to see except for being smokier which was to be expected with time and which we must all expect and reconcile ourselves to being whether we like it or not as I am sure I have had to do myself if not exactly smokier dreadfully stouter which is the same or worse, to think of the days when papa used to bring me here the least of girls a perfect mass of chilblains
to be stuck upon a chair with my feet on the rails and stare at Arthur--pray excuse me--Mr Clennam--the least of boys in the frightfullest of frills and jackets ere yet Mr F.
Cold stress covers conditions ranging in seriousness, and includes chilblains
, frostbite and hypothermia.
HEALTH p17in Medieval times, people tried to cure chilblains
by applying an egg, wine and fennel root mixture.
However, you don't need to suffer -- here's our guide to dealing with chilblains
Easy to write yet another humdrum article on chilblains
and the importance of wearing warm socks for oldies (etc, etc, ad nauseam).
In extreme cases, workers outside for long periods, without the right protection, could even suffer hypothermia, frostbite and chilblains
Compounds, decoctions and tinctures are used to treat acne and boils, mouth ulcers, cold sores, earache, chilblains
, coughs, flu and bronchitis.