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LLAMA, an acronym for Live Long and Master Aging, is a podcast that explores the science and stories behind human longevity. Peter Bowes hosts a series of one-to-one interviews with world-renowned scientists, future thinkers and biohackers, all of whom have a common goal of figuring out how we can live longer and healthier. We also talk to inspiring individuals who have already mastered the art of aging. The LLAMA philosophy is that there is much can do to extend our natural healthspan or the length of time when we enjoy optimal health. We talk a lot about food, fasting, fitness and family.

LLAMA, an acronym for Live Long and Master Aging, is a podcast that explores the science and stories behind human longevity. Peter Bowes hosts a series of one-to-one interviews with world-renowned scientists, future thinkers and biohackers, all of whom have a common goal of figuring out how we can live longer and healthier. We also talk to inspiring individuals who have already mastered the art of aging. The LLAMA philosophy is that there is much can do to extend our natural healthspan or the length of time when we enjoy optimal health. We talk a lot about food, fasting, fitness and family.
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LLAMA, an acronym for Live Long and Master Aging, is a podcast that explores the science and stories behind human longevity. Peter Bowes hosts a series of one-to-one interviews with world-renowned scientists, future thinkers and biohackers, all of whom have a common goal of figuring out how we can live longer and healthier. We also talk to inspiring individuals who have already mastered the art of aging. The LLAMA philosophy is that there is much can do to extend our natural healthspan or the length of time when we enjoy optimal health. We talk a lot about food, fasting, fitness and family.

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Episodes

David Albert FINAL.mp3

11/13/2017
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Duration: 00:26:31


Michelle Longmire - Opening up clinical trials to people everywhere, anytime.

11/6/2017
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Dr. Michelle Longmire is a Stanford-trained dermatologist, accomplished athlete and CEO of the digital health platform, Medable. The Palo Alto, California-based company is transforming the way clinical trials are performed by opening up the process to everyone. Through its technology and “direct-to-patient” approach, Medable is making it possible for researchers to capture data that would otherwise be lost to the scientific process. This includes environmental factors and the continuous...

Duration: 00:30:50


Lon Schneider - recruiting volunteers to help study early prevention of Alzheimer’s disease

10/30/2017
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"Alzheimer's disease, a devastating disease that affects the cells of the brain, is now regarded as the major form of old age “senility,” said President Ronald Reagan in 1983, as he designated November as National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness month. "Because there is an association of dementia with aging and because Americans are living longer, the numbers affected by this disease will continue to grow,” he added. A decade later Reagan was diagnosed with the disease and November is still...

Duration: 00:31:43


Herb Alpert - legendary musician living purposeful, age-defying life

10/23/2017
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Herb Alpert, at the age of 82, is showing no signs of slowing down. The American musician has enjoyed a long and hugely successful career as a trumpet player, bandleader, composer, record company co-founder and philanthropist. Healthy and vibrant, the octogenarian lives a full life, touring, performing and nurturing young talent though the Herb Alpert Foundation, where the mission is to “promote compassion and creativity” in society. Herb Alpert and The Tijuana Brass burst on to the music...

Duration: 00:32:47


Dan Trigub - Reimagining transportation to improve healthcare for older people

10/9/2017
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Older adults often miss medical appointments because they are unable to get the hospital or doctor's office. A lack of transportation has been shown to be a major factor. The inability to get around also leads to social isolation and loneliness and could contribute to the failing health of many senior citizens. In the age of on-demand car services, younger generations take for granted the ability to hail a relatively cheap ride, but older people are less likely to embrace the technology...

Duration: 00:26:56


Brianna Stubbs – record-breaking British rower biohacking for human longevity - LLAMA33

10/2/2017
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Brianna Stubbs (@BriannaStubbs) has been a competitive athlete all her life. At the age of 12, in 2004, she became the youngest person to row across the English Channel. She went on to win a gold medal with the GB Rowing Team at the 2016 World Rowing Championships and twice rowed for Oxford in the Women’s Boat Race against Cambridge. Alongside her athletic endeavors, Brianna pursued an academic career, completing her PhD in metabolic biochemistry at Oxford. She is particularly interested...

Duration: 01:01:04