But I fooled the pair of them, and dosed them with their own medicine, which was faith-cure.
As a member of the College of Physicians I've felt that way about homeopathy and the faith-cure.
The faith-cure feature of this religion is now falling into disuse.
Now the girl's going to die out of hand, and I understand from the mother that the faith-cure won't work.
The faith-cure has devout followers, whose Christian practice is far in advance of their theory.
As Dr. Lauder Brunton has recently pointed out, it is in many instances only a method of faith-cure, and as such has its value.
Hence, there must always be a wide difference in the results of faith-cure methods.
It was a sort of sixteenth-century "faith-cure;" and naturally enough, among such superstitious patients it was very effective.