July 16th, 2019

Episode #53

Improving Neuroplasticity

On this episode of Living Beyond 120, Mark and Dr. Gladden invite Daniel Chao on the show to talk about the benefits of using Halo Sport, a brain muscle stimulator that can help you develop muscle memory faster. Chao describes how the device works and improves neuroplasticity.


They explore the various ways this can benefit your brain and body. Dr. Gladden reports the many ways the Halo Sport has helped him personally during and after using it. They discuss how Halo Sport can help in the short term, as well as its ability to improve cognitive function as people age.

Special Guest

Daniel Chao

Daniel Chao is a neurotech entrepreneur, specializing in devices that improve brain performance. Most recently, Daniel co-founded Halo Neuroscience, a human performance company based in San Francisco, and was the company's CEO until March 2019. While CEO, Daniel lead the launch of the world's first consumer neurostimulation system, Halo Sport. Prior to Halo, Daniel was the head of business development at NeuroPace, where he helped raise $250M in capital to develop the world's first closed-loop neuromodulation device, winning FDA approval for the treatment of epilepsy in a unanimous 13-0 vote. Before NeuroPace, Daniel was a consultant at McKinsey & Company and he received his M.D. and M.S. in neuroscience from Stanford University.


Follow Daniel and his company on Twitter: @danielchao and @haloneuro.