Linus Pauling and Orthomolecular Medicine
Anyone who has studied chemistry will come across the name Linus Pauling. Maybe you're familiar with vitamin C? Dr. Pauling popularized vitamin C.
We're familiar with pharmaceutical drugs, of course. Well, Dr. Pauling was established the science behind modern medicine. Dr. Abram Hoffer, an orthomolecular physician said of Dr. Pauling, "In fact, it was Dr. Linus Pauling's work with the structure of molecules and the reactions of molecules within the body that created the basis for modern medicine today."