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Norman Swan: So You Want To Live Younger Longer?

Fri 9 Sep, 10.30am

One of the most trusted voices during the pandemic, Norman Swan gives the lowdown on longevity in So You Want to Live Younger Longer? Drawing from the questions he hears time and again from millennials to baby boomers, Swan busts medical myths and wellness fads, explores emerging research about the mind-body connection, and reveals why our genes may matter less than we think. Swan appears on stage with Raf Epstein for a conversation about how to live younger and longer at any age.

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