Health is Wealth.
You must agree with me on that.
From old times to now, there has been multiple medical inventions which brought the complete revolution in the medical industry.
Earlier due to a highly communicative diseases, a large number of people used to die. But in the recent times, there has been multiple life saving inventions which has were highly needed.
In this post, I will be listing out few of such greatest inventions.
Greatest Medical Inventions
Anesthesia was invented in the late 19th century which came out to be very important part of the medical era. The very first Anesthesia, that got discovered was nothing but the Cocaine.
Earlier’s Anesthetics had negative impacts on the body but today’s Anesthetics are completely safe and effective.
Will you believe the fact that the X-ray was discovered by mistake?
Yes, you have to.
In 1895, Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen invented the X-rays by experimenting with the Cathode ray tubes. He later took the X-ray of his wife’s hand in which only bones and wedding rings were visible and not the flesh.
X-rays are also known as Röntgen rays. Röntgen received Nobel Prize in 1901 for his greatest of all time invention – X-Ray.
Insulin is another life saving invention which keeps your blood sugar in control. If was first invented in 1921 by the group of some scientists from the University of Toronto.
Insulin was probably the World’s first useful drug invention. Leonard Thompson (14 years) was the first in the World to receive Insulin as he was in Diabetic coma.
Penicillin is another drug which was invented by accident. Alexander Flaming, the inventor, has invented this savior drug in 1928.
This anti-bacterial invention of Fleming now treats a number of viral and bacterial infections.
DNA stands for Deoxyribo Nucleic Acid. It is used to analyze the physical attributes of the living organisms. DNA plays an important role in the field of IVF and forensics.
The modern DNA was first developed by the Francis Crick and James Watson and later they received Nobel prize for this invention.