Alamelu Vairavan, a Whitefish Bay resident, is an author and culinary instructor. Alamelu has a passion for educating the public about the use of spices and legumes in preparing healthy and tasty foods. She is also interested in educating the public about the growing research that points to the enormous health benefits of spices in preventing many diseases. Her mission is to enrich people's culinary experience and to inspire them to discover that cooking and sharing healthful foods can be an especially joyful experience.
Visit Alamelu's web site, CurryOnWheels.com.
Many of us have been moved by Carnegie Mellon University professor Rand Pausch's, "Last Lecture" at the university in Septembr 2007. He died in July 2008 of pancreatic cancer at the young age of 47.
"A potentially potent treatment for the most lethal of cancers, pancreatic, may be right under the noses of people eating Indian curry" according to The Atlanta Journal Constitution.