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Semmelweis, the Women’s Doctor

Semmelweis, the Women’s Doctor

| June 28, 2019

The Life and Work of pioneering physician Ignaz P. Semmelweis, who discovered the causes and means of prevention of childbed fever, the H.I.V. and cancer of his day. Called the “Father of Antisepsis,” he was largely ignored, placed in an asylum and murdered. He was a man who did good for women. “His life was […]

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