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DNA | Longevity LIVE

The science of DNA has found another area where it can impact the way the healthcare system works. In December last year there was a severe malaria outbreak in South Africa, specifically in provinces such as Limpopo and Mpumalanga, where cases of cerebral malaria were reported. The South Africa National

#SaveWater | Longevity LIVE

The Department of Water and Sanitation, Operation SA and Miss Earth SA have launched a School Roadshow with the #SaveWater campaign to promote the saving of water. Over the next 10 days, visits will be paid to 100 schools. Children and students are being given educational worksheets, while Miss Earth

hair | Longevity LIVE

The Western Cape province currently finds itself in one of the biggest droughts in South Africa’s history. This is why Carlton Hair SA has taken numerous steps – including a 5-part strategy – in order to decrease their reliance on municipal water and reduce water consumption. “As a hair salon, water is

millennials | Longevity LIVE

Admittedly, at the start of this article, I had to conduct a bit of research on the term “millennials” to determine what group of people actually fit into this demographic. The biggest mistake one could make in providing meaningful tops on staying young and relevant with millennials would be failing

work space | Longevity LIVE

Human beings spend the majority of our lives working. We generally enter the workforce between the ages of 20 and 25, and by the time we leave at around 65, the largest part of our lives are essentially behind us. This does not have to be negative,  however, since we

violation | Longevity LIVE

Violation preys on our most basic fears – our most intimate and private moments, our vulnerabilities, being exploited by a person we trust. When the Internet and the virtual world has a part to play in this exploitation, the fallout is immense. The impact on an individual’s psychological well-being, as

stroke | Longevity Live

A weight loss of as little a 5-10% can improve a woman’s chances of falling pregnant. In the world’s first comprehensive study on weight loss and its effect on fertility, researchers found that losing even five percent can have a significant effect on a woman’s chances of conceiving. The study, which involved

hair loss | Longevity LIVE

Losing 100 hairs a day is normal, but if you feel that your hairbrush is leaving you with little to style, then there might be a severe underlying cause. When it comes to severe hair loss, there are many probable causes, which can often make this condition difficult to manage.

PMB's | Longevity LIVE

Few medical scheme members realize that they have access to PMB’s and and certain minimum health services, regardless of the benefit option they have selected. The Medical Scheme Act No 131 of 1998 and associated regulations, which were promulgated with the intention to provide people with continuous care to improve

debt | Longevity Live

The perfect story – boy meets girl, you fall in love and move in together… In some cases, your “partnership” develops into “wedlock”. But, have you ever considered the possibility of an unfortunate breakup and unhappy ending? What financial implications are you left to deal with when years of union