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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)
Preface
7
Index

Living greener and living longer

Living longer is linked to living greener. The solutions to achieve healthy longevity and address the climate change crisis are synergistic: active travel, less car use, more green spaces, better nutrition, and better air quality.

Investors and policymakers should recognize that the solutions fit well with the principles of sustainable investment, and should prioritize capital for large-scale, long-term social projects in preventative health, guided by Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) mandates like we do for climate change.

There are many opportunities for businesses to contribute positively to health, in areas such as food (for example, supermarkets, supplements), leisure (for example, restaurants, hotels, gyms, and cruises) and retail (for example, well-designed, desirable products for the consumer). Businesses could be incentivized through ESG mandates, tax incentives, and policy initiatives to keep people well and out of the...