Johane van den Berg

Johane van den Berg

aesthetic | Longevity LIVE

Due to the rapidly growing and changing industry of aesthetic medicine, AAMSSA regularly receives complaints and reports of complications following aesthetic or non-surgical cosmetic procedures. On further investigation, it becomes apparent that there are certain common variables to problematic outcomes. Avoid them and avoid complications. 1. Not putting your safety

black | Longevity LIVE

The old phrase ‘black don’t crack’ is considered responsible for the widely accepted concept that when it comes to aging, skin concerns like wrinkles and sagging skin don’t apply to the black population. Can this be true though? We asked the experts about the most common aging concerns for black and/or Asian

link | Longevity LIVE

According to Arianna Huffington, author of The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time, “Sleep is the underpinning link of our entire well-being, necessary for us to fully recharge and be productive, creative and truly connect with ourselves and others during the day.” According to a world-class study conducted by

medical | Longevity LIVE

These are the top medical breakthroughs we’ve picked up recently. 1. DNA modification for treating skin disease DNA modification research has led to the very successful treatment of a serious skin disease, undertaken by the Children’s Hospital at Ruhr University in Germany, together with specialists across Europe. A young Syrian

eating disorder | Longevity LIVE

Eating disorders are complex illnesses with both psychological and physical aspects that require treatment.  For this reason, over the past few decades, it has become more common for the treatment of people with eating disorders to be managed by multi-disciplinary teams which can deliver the necessary medical, psychological and nutritional

snoring | Longevity LIVE

There have been so many times during our childhood when we have made fun of people around us, be it our grandparents, parents or elderly uncles who snore loudly. What we fail to realize is that – in reality – it is not something that should be taken lightly. Snoring

play | Longevity LIVE

I remember a few years ago, I was sitting with a friend of mine named Sylvia. She said something to me that day about marriage – and relationships in general – that was so profound I’ve never forgotten it: “Richard, I realized that my husband and I spent far too

Generally, when a threat of a salmonella outbreak rears its ugly head, it is regarded as something that can have a few mild repercussions. Recently, however, one enormous recall has ensured that eggs benedict won’t be the breakfast of choice any time soon. Not for the breakfast plates in the state of North

oral | Longevity LIVE

Bacteria can live in your mouth in the form of plaque, causing cavities and gingivitis, which can lead to periodontal (gum) disease. Maintaining good oral hygiene is one of the most important things you can do for your teeth and gums. Healthy teeth not only enable you to look and

failure | Longevity LIVE

Failure is inevitable in life. By learning to focus on valuing who you are, not what you do, you can let go of negativity and approach yourself in a more positive way. Failure is a common experience that affects all age groups, from childhood though to old age. The rise