More Medical Museums and Surgical History

I LOVE all things related to medicine. Especially the history of medicine and the science that goes along with it. So given that, I was ecstatic to visit 6! nerdy, science-y, medical-y museums in a span of two weeks. Not a super well-known fact, but IRL I am a registered Continue reading More Medical Museums and Surgical History

Semmelweis the scientist

Medical Museum First up in my orgy of medical museums and such is the Semmelweis Museum in Budapest, Hungary.   I feel bad for Semmelweis. He made a major medical discovery, yet couldn’t explain it, so all his colleagues mocked him mercilessly, and then he died… a broken man. Only to Continue reading Semmelweis the scientist