Lifestyle Diseases

Odyssey | Longevity LIVE

Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has announced the primary endpoint of their Odyssey Outcomes trial, which tested the long-term effects of early PCSK9 inhibition in high cardiovascular risk patients who had recently experienced an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) event, such as a heart attack. In this 18 924 patient, long-term

cholesterol | Longevity Live

The term cholesterol is regularly seen as a villain due to its association with cardiovascular issues such as heart disease and stroke. Thus we are regularly encouraged to keep our cholesterol levels low. However, this only refers to the bad kind as having adequate levels of good cholesterol can actually improve

prediabetes | Longevity LIVE

Making healthy choices is difficult when the consequences of your bad choices don’t show up right away. That’s one reason why it’s touch for some folks to recognize that they’re on a glide path to Type-2 diabetes. But we’re here to alert you to the signs and help you prevent

tattoo | Longevity LIVE

The sheer volume of consequences that arise if you choose to have a tattoo removed begs the question: Isn’t it easier to simply get a temporary one? Here are our list of the best ones that are natural, fade after a while, and offer the same effect without the permanency.

heart | Longevity LIVE

Laura Smith* – a sports equipment supplier in her mid-40’s – experienced a racing heart three years ago. She put it down to panic attacks caused by overwork or single parenting. When the attacks didn’t stop after trying to smell the roses, she went to her doctor, who diagnosed A-Fib.  Smith

non-communicable | Longevity LIVE

In recent years, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have risen in prominence on the global public health agenda.NCDs are not passed from person to person but are typically the result of a combination of genetic, physiological, environmental ad behavioral factors, and they tend to progress slowly. The most common NCDs include cardiovascular

endometriosis | Longevity LIVE

For most women, menstruation is simply that time of the month; for women suffering from endometriosis, is can be disabling. With around 176 million women and girls suffering from endometriosis worldwide, it is now seen as a global epidemic. During menstruation, the lining of the womb – the endometrial tissue

energy | longevity live

At some stage, everyone’s energy levels start to flag. Dr Ela Manga, medical director of the Woodlands Wellness Centre, explains: “Every person has, at some time in their lives, experienced fatigue, which can only be described as a feeling of low energy, lethargy and listlessness. The rhythm of life should be

Vision and contact lenses

If you have been suffering from chronic headaches and popping aspirin isn’t helping, then your contact lenses are the problem. They are commonly used for correcting vision as an alternative to glasses. However, if they do not fit your eyes properly or are unable to compensate for the vision loss,

Obesity

Doctors must adopt new treatments that look beyond diet, exercise and surgery if they hope to stem the Middle East’s rising obesity epidemic, a leading Cleveland Clinic surgeon said today during the Arab Health Congress 2018 in Dubai. Dr. Matthew Kroh M.D., who is Chief of the Digestive Disease Institute