VII. Power of nutriment reaches to bone and to
all the parts of bone, to sinew, to vein, to artery,
to muscle, to membrane, to flesh, fat, blood, phlegm,
marrow, brain, spinal marrow, the intestines and all
their parts ; it reaches also to heat, breath, and
Hippocrates Collected Works I. Hippocrates. W. H. S. Jones. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. 1868.
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