Hungarian Doctor Saved Millions of Women’s Lives. But His Colleagues Ridiculed and Rejected Him

Some researchers think that technological progress is so rapid that we won’t be able to keep up with it soon. But in the past, the situation was different: many scientific discoveries faced a wall of misunderstanding and even hostility. This is what happened to Ignaz Semmelweis, a Hungarian doctor known as an early pioneer of antiseptic procedures.

Bright Side respects this selfless man whose discovery saved millions of women’s lives, but was dismissed by his colleagues.

Hungarian Doctor Saved Millions of Women’s Lives. But His Colleagues Ridiculed and Rejected Him

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