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Patient Data-Driven Personalization Key to Fixing Today's Broken Health Assessments

ON AVERAGE, WE live 8 years longer than we did in 1970. The problem is, even though we’re living longer than we ever have before, we are not necessarily living healthier. In fact, we are living sicker in the last 10-15 years of life.

Modern medicine and medical treatments are prolonging our lives, even helping us live with diseases that were otherwise fatal.

But we’re also in the habit of reacting to and medicating diseases that are preventable: diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, sleep apnea, certain cancers among other common complex diseases. Quality of life has suffered in this paradigm.

It’s regrettable, but it’s changing. We’re becoming increasingly curious…

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 Patient Data-Driven Personalization Key to Fixing Today's Broken Health Assessments

ON AVERAGE, WE live 8 years longer than we did in 1970. The problem is, even though we’re living longer than we ever have before, we are not necessarily living healthier. In fact, we are living sicker in the last 10-15 years of life.

The Longevity Project

Our Mission: to promote transformation in support of longer life.

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Age and Ageing

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Age UK

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Alliance for Aging Research

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Blue Zones

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Fight Aging

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Maximum Life Foundation

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T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies

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American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine

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Center for Research and Education on Aging

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Gerontology Research Group

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National Council on Aging

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Science of Aging Knowledge Environment

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