Johane van den Berg

Johane van den Berg

Parkinson's | Longevity LIVE

In January this year, Neill Diamond made the announcement that he would be retiring from touring as result of a recent diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease. He would still be writing and recording music, he said, but his live performances would need to end. Other well-known individuals who have had their lives

cancer | Longevity LIVE

Given that a nowadays to develop employee wellness programs study by the Lancet Medical Journal indicates that South Africans can expect to see a 78% increase in cancer cases by 2030, it’s now more important than ever to be aware of this disease, and how it affects you in the

world | Longevity LIVE

SA’s water crisis is far from over, as panellists from a recent discussion ahead of World Water Day concluded. “Our water problems are not just about Day Zero and the quantity of this precious resource, but also about our water quality and our water infrastructure,” noted Dr Marius Claassen, Principal

ADHD | Longevity LIVE

It’s 7am and Michael is on his way to work. The old lady driving the car in front of him has just let her engine stall on a turn, causing him to miss the last of the green light and costing him several crucial minutes. He experiences immediate road rage. The

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

drinking water | Longevity LIVE

In celebration of World Water Day on 22 March, Procter & Gamble (P&G) has partnered with Massmart for the second year in a row to raise donations of clean drinking water for needy communities in South Africa. Until 10 April 2018, for every P&G product bought at a Massmart store,

plastic | Longevity LIVE

Take a look around your immediate vicinity. How many plastic items can you identify within 15 seconds? For me, it was twelve items. If given a few more, I could easily find 30 different items made from this material, just on my desk. Plastic is quickly becoming one of our

book | Longevity Live

In this book, which delivers practical insight into the day-to-day persuasion in which all humans engage, Gilan Gork takes the reader on a fascinating journey of the way the human mind works. The acclaimed mentalist and marketing consultant manages to do so in a way that is fun and interactive,

fashion | Longevity LIVE

Fashion Revolution Week 2018 will mark the fifth year of Fashion Revolution, the world’s largest fashion activism movement founded to radically change the way our clothes are sourced, produced and purchased. It also marks five years since the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed in Bangladesh, where 1,138 people were killed

Adè | Longevity LIVE

Adè van Heerden is the new reigning Miss SA after Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters has been crowned Miss Universe. She will hold this position for the next six months whilst fulfilling the responsibilities that it entails. As a medical doctor, Adè has a passion for medicine and healthy living, and she expressed