Monthly Archives: April 2012

Domestic Problems

My wife and I are having major domestic issues. It’s that time of the year. The temperatures are rising, the kids are at home for two months and routines have changed…it doesn’t take much for tempers to start fraying. It’s that time of the year…it’s not only children who have school vacations…the domestic help also […]

…That is Slowly Deteriorating

The first half of the title and article appeared last week. This two-part is the result of an email sent by an ex-Chembur, current Antop Hill resident, who keeps coming to Matunga on a regular basis. An editor herself, she is frustrated by the way the businesses have slowly but surely taken over all the […]

A Changing Neighborhood…

This piece is in two parts and will be concluded next week. Up to about 10-15 years ago, the Circle was a sleepy little place that hardly ever saw any new activity…for the first 25-30 years of my life, a new shop on the Circle or even a little renovation of an existing shop was […]

Why We Need Family Physicians!

Some days ago, the parents of a friend of mine were faced with a complicated cardiac situation for which they saw three cardiac surgeons and three cardiologists based on recommendations from friends and family. They received six different opinions that included surgeons recommending no surgery and cardiologists advising surgery. Finally, they decided to get surgery […]