The centre of all life, the heart is the first major organ in our bodies to develop and is the last to stop functioning. For centuries, this organ has been an object of fascination for hundreds of scientists and artists – being both a physiological and extremely metaphorical matter. From Ancient Greece to contemporary society, trace the evolution of medical knowledge about the heart and dive into matters of religion and spirituality, art and poetry and much more. Prepared to be amazed as Dr Sandeep Jauhar provides a story of the heart never before told.
By Sandeep Jauhar