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Live Longer with AI

By : Tina Woods
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Live Longer with AI

By: Tina Woods

Overview of this book

Live Longer with AI examines how the latest cutting-edge developments are helping us to live longer, healthier and better too. It compels us to stop thinking that health is about treating disease and start regarding it as our greatest personal and societal asset to protect. The book discusses the impact that AI has on understanding the cellular basis of aging and how our genes are influenced by our environment – with the pandemic highlighting the interconnectedness of human and planetary health. Author Tina Woods, founder and CEO of Collider Health and Collider Science, and the co-founder of Longevity International, has curated a panel of deeply insightful interviews with some of today’s brightest and most innovative thought leaders at the crossroads of health, technology and society. Read what leading experts in health and technology are saying about the book: "This is a handbook for the revolution!" —Sir Muir Gray, Director, Optimal Ageing "You can live longer and be happier if you make some changes – that is the theme of this book. Well-written and compelling." —Ben Page, CEO, Ipsos Mori "Tina's book is a must-read for those who want to discover the future of health." —José Luis Cordeiro, Fellow, World Academy of Art & Science; Director, The Millennium Project; Vice Chair, Humanity Plus; Co- Author of The Death of Death About the consultant editor Melissa Ream is a leading health and care strategist in the UK, leveraging user-driven design and artificial intelligence to design systems and support people to live healthier, longer lives.
Table of Contents (8 chapters)


Our genes do not define our risk for disease on their own. The exposome is a new concept that encapsulates the environmental, nongenetic drivers of health and disease, including the range of chemicals and toxins that enter our bodies through the air, water, or food, but also our body's response to our environment, including the built environment and social circumstances, through effects as wide-ranging as inflammation, oxidative stress, infections, and gut flora.

My interviews with the following experts shed light on the extraordinary progress that scientists and entrepreneurs are making in understanding how we can influence the complex interplay between genes, our physiology (including metabolism), and response to the environment. Developments are unfolding at breakneck speed and governments, businesses, and society are struggling to keep up with how this can be harnessed for individual self-care and also wider public health benefits, including in the design...