A nurse friend was recently describing a system at her hospital that summed up what I call the complexity trap. She works with seriously ill patients that need to be monitored 24/7. Humans used to do this continuous testing and assessment, but over the decades a collection of machines was gradually introduced to save labor … Continue reading The Machine That Goes Ping
¿Plomo o plata? Lead or silver? Your money or your life? That’s what the world is mulling these days. Do we preserve our health and trash the global economy? Or do we trash our collective health to preserve our finances? I know, I know. It’s a false narrative. The dead are a tiny sliver of … Continue reading ¿Plomo o Plata?