Disease and Illness Prevention

Drug resistant superbugs – part 4

  This post is the fourth in a series on Drug Resistant Superbugs. Dr. Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis is widely recognized as the first person to realize that hand-washing can prevent infections. Now known as the “saviour of mothers” he should also be known as the Patron Saint of Hand-Washing. Semmelweis’ life illustrates how Science can […]

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