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Medieval Arab and Persian medical texts describing the symptoms of various forms of insanity mention "a childish merriness of heart, and unprovoked laughter, laughing without reason. Sound sleep is the best known remedy for this disease."


-- Notebooks Category 15: The Orient > Chapter 2: India > # 553






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