Maggots Take Us Back to the Future of Medicine

Newspapers with headlines about maggot therapy in medicine
  • Tuesday September 15, 2020
  • 1:00 pm - 1:55 pm
  • Ronald Sherman, MD
  • Audience: Family

Maggots (and other insects) were once used medicinally to fight infections. Medicinal maggots, now regulated by the FDA, are once again in demand by hospitals, doctors and patients with serious wounds.