Blue Zones are regions of the world where Dan Buettner claims people live much longer than average. The term first appeared in the November National. Listen to The Blue Zones Audiobook by Dan Buettner, narrated by Michael McConnohie. In this world, there are five regions where people not only live longer than average (many hitting and beyond regularly), but healther and.

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Dan BuettnerFounder, Blue Zones. Impressions and questions from In his book, Buettner provides a list of nine lessons, covering the lifestyle of blue zones people: Retrieved from ” https: The largely Adventists community at Loma Linda turns to prayer, Ikarians nap, while Sardinians rely on restorative food and drink.

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InI partnered with Healthways to start the Blue Zones Project, which adn the Power 9 longevity principles to whole communities.

Adventists pray, Ikarians nap, and Sardinians do happy hour. For some reason I automatically imagine someone’s child to be a giddy schoolboy who is excited to get some candy from his father.

In The Blue Zonesthey become yours to follow for life! His work in his first project city of Albert Lea in Minnesota added 2.


The Blue Zones

Not the most exiting book I read. We call them the Power Walking instead of driving, cycling, climbing stairs instead of using elevators and doing physical work such as lifting adds to functional fitness. Excellent audio book with great supporting website The message is one of hope and practical advice on how to buettnerr both length and quality of life. The speaker was OK but the performance was not as important as having something worthwhile to contribute on this important subject.

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Our built environment the man-made surroundings in which we live, work, and play facilitates our unhealthy lifestyle. I love the way the reader buetner to use appropriate accents for the different nationalities of the people he refers to. Ok, let me save you a few hours; Drink water, eat a good diet, get moderate exercise, surround yourself with others. Why or why not?

This is a book, not high school theater club! The book did not grab me, it was just OK. It’s a book, not high school play! The book did not grab me, it was just OK 2 of 3 people found this review helpful. Blue Zone Longevity insurance Longevity risk Transhumanist politics. And the book kinda was worth checking out.


An excellent book, adn read and easy to listen to, with great supporting website. Prosperity in the Age of Longevity Talk to your year-old self, and other tips for the year life Life expectancy in the US is lagging behind other countries. Retrieved 5 November It’s also funny that in one of the people Dan interviews, the centenary man says he picked up some sweets from the market place to his son, who likes’em a lot.

No Reviews are Available. My own recommendation is whole grain porridge with sultanas and apple mixed into it.

If you’re not interested in the stories of old people or are just expecting a list on buettnsr to add more years to your life, just google it out. Having close and strong family connections with spouses, parents, grandparents, and grandchildren is common with Blue Zones centenarians.