Healthy Life

Indians and Heart Disease

The only thing certain about life is death; and death comes in various forms. With the advances in medical science new diseases are discovered and old ones conquered. Among the numerous intractable modern diseases is heart disease, which creeps upon the unsuspecting...

A New Lease on Life

In April 2001, when Alisha Sheth died of leukemia, she was just 23. At an age when most girls breathlessly plan their graduation parties, Sheth lay at Stanford hospital waiting, in vain, for a bone marrow donor. Last summer we heard of 33-year-old Mohan Viswanath, an...