The Two Pandemics

  • Michelle M. Kittleson
    Requests for reprints should be addressed to Michelle M. Kittleson, MD PhD, Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute, 8670 Wilshire Boulevard, 2nd floor, Los Angeles, CA 90211.
    Department of Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute, Los Angeles, Calif
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      In the Heart Transplant Clinic, her first words were always, “How are the kids?” In the 10 years since her transplant, she had delighted in my 3 pregnancies and admired the babies I toted around at transplant holiday parties. But at this visit, her first words were, “You're from India, right?”
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