Nichols, Thomas Low
- Jean Silver-Isenstadt
Nichols, Thomas Low (1815–1901), hydrotherapist, health educator, and writer, was born in Orford, New Hampshire. His parents, whose names are unknown, were probably farmers. After growing up in New England, he enrolled in Dartmouth Medical College in 1834, only to drop out without earning a degree. Over the next six years he pursued journalism, submitting columns to the ...