In this mini-series we look at the phenomenon of paradox and some of the prominent ones in our social world. Today we look at human disconnection in the face of mass-urbanization, globalization, social media and information technology and why so many feel so isolated in a world pushing ever-more interconnection. It is possible to have …
A new report out on the wellbeing of Canadians paints a picture of a country harried, stressed and unhealthy. The thinking that got us here won’t help make it better, but systems thinking might.
Public health professionals know that stress kills, yet it may be killing us. Are we modeling good behaviour for the public or simply serving as an example of what not to do?