A drawing from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975. From the chapter “Sex and Your Back”.

A drawing from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975. From the chapter “Sex and Your Back”.

A drawing from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975.

A drawing from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975.

A drawing from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975.

A drawing from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975.

Drawings from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975.

Drawings from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975.

It has been a while since I’ve indulged my love of illustrations in medical publications. If you’ve been missing this kind of post, here’s one from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975. More from this booklet to come.

It has been a while since I’ve indulged my love of illustrations in medical publications. If you’ve been missing this kind of post, here’s one from the booklet A Doctor Discusses Care of the Back, illustrated by John La Porta, Budlong Press Company, Chicago, IL, 1975. More from this booklet to come.

Nails with problems (with a notation from the previous owner to “Know” them because they’ll probably be on the test). From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by Warren Meek. More here.

Nails with problems (with a notation from the previous owner to “Know” them because they’ll probably be on the test). From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by Warren Meek. More here.

The Heimlich Maneuver, illustrated by Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

The Heimlich Maneuver, illustrated by Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Illustrations by Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Illustrations by Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Choking, illustrated by the great Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Choking, illustrated by the great Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Illustrations by the great Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. I’ve had this book for over 20 years and the man in this drawing has always reminded a little of Reagan - which only makes the image more enjoyable. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Illustrations by the great Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. I’ve had this book for over 20 years and the man in this drawing has always reminded a little of Reagan - which only makes the image more enjoyable. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Anti-choking, illustrated by the great Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Anti-choking, illustrated by the great Frank Netter, scanned from Clinical Symposia: Selected Edition, published by Ciba-Geigy in 1978. More by Netter on Public Collectors can be found here.

Scanned from Head Anatomy Pertinent to Dentistry and Dental Prosthesis, published by Wernet Division, Block Drug Company Inc., Jersey City, NJ, 1966.

Scanned from Head Anatomy Pertinent to Dentistry and Dental Prosthesis, published by Wernet Division, Block Drug Company Inc., Jersey City, NJ, 1966.

From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited  Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by  Warren Meek. More  here.

From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by Warren Meek. More here.

From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited  Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by  Warren Meek. More  here.

From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by Warren Meek. More here.

From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited  Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by  Warren Meek. More  here.

From the Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc., Bronx, NY, 1967. Illustrations by Warren Meek. More here.