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Jul 25

July 25: Churches v. Medicine

Guy de Chauliac

Church opposition to surgery, dissection and the study of anatomy slowed the development of medicine.

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Dec 31

December 31: Andreas Vesalius

Andreas Vesalius

Andreas Vesalius died at age 49 in Zakinthos, Greece. He had reached Jerusalem, but never made it back home. You could say Vesalius died for the church that persecuted him.

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