Speaking of long life, the Japanese are famous for their exceptionally long lifespans. According to the World Health Organization, as of 2018, Japan ranked first in life expectancy at birth at 84.2 years. This may be attributed to the Japanese people’s eating habits such as modest food intake and diversity in diet including the famous seasoning miso and sea vegetables. The vegan macrobiotic lifestyle is about longevity and quality of life. It is a holistic approach to achieving vibrant health and is easy to follow.