In Australia, one in 40 of us born today will live until we are 100, yet many of us will live our later years in poor health. In my ABC Catalyst documentary, I explore the extraordinary new science about how to keep our brains healthy into old age.
Watch ‘Staying Longer for Longer: Brain‘
I met Silicon Valley ‘bio-hacker’ Eric Matzner who believes he’ll live forever (or die trying!)
I also visited Buck Institute scientists who are exploring the science of senolytics (watch to learn what they are!)
And I conducted a ‘social experiment’ to reduce loneliness in an aged care home by creating a resident’s choir.
How can we keep our brains healthy into old age?
— ABC Science (@ABCscience) August 20, 2019
And there was that time I became a ‘Frozen’ GIF !!
Mums At The Table. A chat about The Women’s Brain Book.
Start viewing at 17.00 minutes.
Is your health all in your head? SBS Insight special on placebo effects.
SBS view and transcript. 2016.
Increasing Brain Potential.
The Exchange TV.