Outlive: Take Charge of Your Health

Jul 10, 2023 | Blogs

Imagine holding the key to a long and vibrant life, free from the clutches of diseases like cancer, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes. Now, you can unlock that door by embracing the transformative power of exercise.

Don’t just take my word for it, take the time and watch/listen to this episode of the Jocko podcast with guest Peter Attia where they talk through the importance and benefit of exercise on just about EVERY aspect of what he calls the four horsemen of death:

What are the four horsemen of death according to Dr Peter Attia?

Attia describes the chronic diseases of ageing that will kill most of us as the Four Horsemen: heart disease, cancer, neurodegenerative disease and type 2 diabetes and related metabolic dysfunction.

In this groundbreaking book, “Outlive: The Science and Art of Longevity” by Peter Attia, MD, he writes about how exercise plays a pivotal role in extending your lifespan and enhancing your overall well-being. Dr. Attia’s comprehensive research and insights empower you to take charge of your health and make exercise an integral part of your daily routine.

Dr. Attia tells us:

  1. Exercise as the most potent domain: Dr. Attia underscores the profound impact of exercise on both lifespan and health span. It is a game-changer in promoting longevity and ensuring optimal physical and mental health.
  2. Exercise: Your powerful preventive measure: Uncover how exercise acts as a shield against the “four horsemen” of diseases—heart disease, cancer, neurodegenerative disease, and type 2 diabetes. Embrace exercise as a proactive measure to safeguard your well-being.
  3. Elevate your exercise routine: Discover the optimal exercise strategies, tailored to your individual needs, that can maximize the benefits. From cardiovascular workouts to strength training and everything in between, you’ll find guidance to ignite your fitness journey.
  4. Unleash the holistic benefits: Beyond physical fitness, exercise positively impacts your emotional well-being, sleep quality, and overall vitality. Embrace exercise as a holistic approach to achieve balance and fulfillment in all aspects of your life.

Now is the time to take action and prioritize your health. Commit to incorporating exercise into your daily routine and experience the incredible benefits it can bring. Whether it’s a brisk walk, a challenging workout, or engaging in your favorite physical activity, every step counts.

Join the movement towards a healthier and more fulfilling life. Say YES to exercise and unlock your potential for a vibrant future.

To embark on this life-changing journey, I urge you to grab a copy of “Outlive: The Science and Art of Longevity” by Peter Attia, MD. Let it be your guide, inspiring you to embrace exercise as the catalyst for a long and prosperous life. Then come and see us and find out ways we can work together.

Your journey to optimal health starts now.

Let exercise be your powerful ally in the pursuit of longevity and well-being.

Wishing you strength, vitality, and a future filled with health!


Peter Attia, MD, is the founder of Early Medical. He received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine and trained at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in general surgery. He also trained at the NIH as a surgical oncology fellow at the National Cancer Institute, where his research focused on immune-based therapies for melanoma. He serves on the editorial board for the journal Aging. He is the host of The Drive, one of the most popular podcasts covering the topics of health, medicine, and longevity.