The Mahabharatha, one of India’s most ancient texts, tells tales of gods and demons, of kings and queens, and of common men and women. The epic story takes place over hundreds of years and serves as the foundation for Hinduism.
Men are far more likely to suffer brain injuries, but the numbers of women affected are nonetheless significant. About 30 percent of brain-injury patients are women. And little research has focused specifically on them — which could have big consequences for their recovery.