A UNIFIED THEORY OF HUMAN DISEASE - IS INFORMATION FAILURE THE BASIS OF ALL DISEASES?
by Rajkumar Chetty
The author, a medical doctor, has attempted to offer a novel theory of human diseases which is fundamentally different from the way medicine is taught. Using systems theory he sees diseases as a result of disordered communication between the trillions of cells that constitute the body. Claude Shannon’s information theory is applied to categorize diseases into three types on