Dr. Marios Kyriazis
MD, MSc (Gerontology), Diploma in Geriatric Medicine (Royal College of
Physicians), MIBiol, CBiol is
Biomedical Gerontologist & Anti-aging Physician at the British Longevity
Society and is on the Editorial Board of
Marios received primary and secondary education in Larnaca (Cyprus), and after military service, he studied Medicine at the University of Perugia and then the University of Rome (Italy). In 1982, he received his medical degree and went on to train as a junior doctor in a variety of hospital posts in Cyprus, New York (USA), Sheffield and Northampton (UK). In 1987, he gained a Bachelor of Arts degree and then studied for a Master of Science degree in gerontology at King’s College London (1990). He was awarded a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine by the Royal College of Physicians in 1990, and subsequently became a Chartered Biologist, Member of the Institute of Biology (UK).
In 1992, Marios founded the British Longevity Society, a nonprofit organization aiming to provide research-based information on healthy aging to the general public. He wrote on the subject of free radicals and antioxidants, and his paper on “Free Radicals and Ageing” (Care Elderly 1994;6(7):260–262), was the first to address the subject in a formal mainstream UK medical journal. He was the medical columnist for the consumer periodical “Yours magazine” for a period of four years, reaching over one million readers every month. In a series of almost 700 articles, lectures, and media appearances worldwide, he discussed the subject of “Healthy Aging and Longevity” both for scientists and for the general public.
His work receives media attention nationally and internationally. He has been interviewed widely by the daily and weekly national newspapers, television, and radio in the UK on matters related to healthy aging. He has also been featured on other media in several countries.
Marios authored The Anti-Aging Plan, The Cataract Cure: The Russian eye-drop breakthrough: The story of N-acetylcarnosine, The Look Young Bible: What’s New This Year and Does It Really Work?, Carnosine: And Other Elixirs of Youth The Miraculous Anti-Aging Supplement, Anti-Aging Cookbook (Eating for Health), The Age-Defying Cookbook (Healthy Eating Library), Kitchen Doctor: Age-Defying Cooking for Health, Stay Young, Longer Naturally: The Natural Anti-Aging Plan, and Anti-Aging Medicines.
His papers include Practical applications of chaos theory to the modulation of human ageing: nature prefers chaos to regularity, Carnosine – The New Anti-Aging Supplement, Depression & SAMe, Skin Aging: When the dimples become wrinkles, Boron – the trace mineral essential for life, Calorie Restriction Mimetics, Calorie Restriction Mimetics: Examples and Mode of Action, and Cross-link Breakers and Inhibitors.