How Not to Age

Michael Greger MD

07 December 2023
640 pages


Live better for longer with this ultimate guide to longevity from the Sunday Times bestselling author of How Not to Die and founder of

We all want to stay healthy as we age but, with so many different claims out there, it can be hard to know the best advice to follow. In How Not to Age, Dr Michael Greger digs into the top peer-reviewed anti-aging research to deliver a complete and optimal guide with simple steps to extend your lifespan and slow the adverse effects of aging.

Inspired by the dietary and lifestyle patterns of the world’s centenarians and residents of ‘blue zone’ regions where people live the longest, Dr Greger presents easy, evidence-based ways to preserve the body functions that keep us feeling youthful, both physically and mentally. Can an apple a day really keep the doctor away? What’s better for your longevity, jogging for four hours or eating two handfuls of nuts twice a week? And are carrots or berries more beneficial to your eyesight?

Brimming with expertise, How Not to Age lays out practical strategies for living your longest, healthiest life – and for enjoying every moment of it.

This book brims with valuable insights...Vegetarian or not, this book is a great way to improve your diet. - The Financial Times on How Not to Die
Dr Michael Greger reveals the foods that will make you live longer - Daily Mail on How Not to Die
Dr Michael Greger presents the groundbreaking science on how simple plant-based food choiceshelp us lead healthier and happier lives - Brian Wendel, Founder and President of Forks Over Knives on How Not to Die