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Monthly archive for February2017

Why Systems Thinking Could be a Better Way to Approach Relapsing Conditions like Obesity

Why Systems Thinking Could be a Better Way to Approach Relapsing Conditions like Obesity

Complex problems, such as chronic health conditions like obesity, are problems that persist. They are often intractable, referred to as “wicked”, and require complex solutions. The Foresight project provided proof of this complexity when they used qualitative modelling to explore variables associated with obesity. They…

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With some health issues, wherever you start is the wrong place

With some health issues, wherever you start is the wrong place

Edward Lorenz was examining the printout attached to his primitive computer — it was 1961 — when he noticed an interesting pattern in the weather system he was simulating. You may be wondering what weather simulations have to do with health issues.  If you continue…

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