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Longevity & Health Span

Longevity & Health Span


It’s important to not just live, but live well.

Health span refers to increasing the length AND quality of life. In this area of GFM, we will discuss new advances in the science of longevity and the prevention/delay of vascular disease, metabolic disease, cancer and neurodegenerative disease.

Our goal is to keep you in the cockpit for as long as humanly possible.


Explore additional topics in Longevity & Health Span below!

Should I get the COVID-19 Vaccine?

Should I get the COVID-19 Vaccine?

I received my second dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine a little over a week ago. That’s great news for me as it means I’m essentially immune to the deadly…

(Another) ER Doctor’s Ramblings on Coronavirus

(Another) ER Doctor’s Ramblings on Coronavirus

INITIAL RAMBLINGS – My position on the pandemic continues to evolve…daily –  Know Thyself: I was slow to take this seriously. I have high-risk tolerance. I’m an intrinsic optimist. I…

Recent Comments

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  2. Hi Jay, I've just led myself to this article after coming across your PPP slides from the AF Specialty Teleconference,…

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  4. Major Jedick, Very intersting piece. I often wondered this myself- I briefed a flight surgeon once (WX) and we chatted…