[ Epilepsy ] Dr. William James Almon
Date: Late 18th century; exact date unknown.
Manuscript Notebook of Dr. William James Almon
Institution: Nova Scotia Archives | Source Origin: Almon Family Fonds | Reference: MG 1 / Microfilm Reel 10,045
Recommendation from an unknown physician for placing a hard object between the teeth to prevent epileptic seizures, p. 25.