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skincare | Longevity LIVE

You might love all the exciting hustle-and-bustle energy the city has to offer, but your skin? Not so much. Air pollutants in built-up areas can cause premature ageing and dehydrate the skin. The good news is that there are ways to protect your skin and repair some of the damage

skincare | Longevity LIVE

In a world in which many people define their worth by the number of likes they get on their selfies, psoriasis can be a heavy burden for sufferers to bear. Not only does the condition impact their appearance, but it can also cause a great deal of physical and emotional

smoking | Longevity LIVE

Smoking is injurious to health, smoking causes lung cancer, no smoking allowed.  Rings a bell? Of course it does. You may have seen this in public places, restaurants, offices, clubs, theatres etc.  Most importantly, right on the pack of cigarettes available in most stores. All of us are taught right

back pain | Longevity LIVE

Back pain can have a negative effect on all aspects of your life, such as the quality of your sleep and social life. If you experience any form of back pain, it is important to consider the different ways to eliminate it from your life completely – that way you

Knees | Longevity LIVE

A new study is shedding light on why knee joint injuries lead to osteoarthritis and these insights may provide effective treatments in future. Knee joint injuries are typically related to sports, such as football, rugby or ice hockey, but people often do not know that such injuries may lead to

smile makeover | Longevity LIVE

A smile is widely regarded as the universal language, and it can do wonders for your appearance, approachability, and the way people see you. However, many people often feel hesitant to smile because of crooked or misaligned, discolored or missing teeth. If this is you, feeling that your confidence could use

fish antibiotics | Longevity LIVE

Something fishy is going on. Of all the crazy health trends I thought I might discuss, this one never crossed my mind. And yes the rumours are completely true – many people are turning to fish antibiotics to avoid the cost of a trip to the GP. What amazes me about

de-stress | Longevity LIVE

Don’t miss this exciting Longevity event @ the stylish Mesh Club in Rosebank, Johannesburg. Come and learn how to de-stress your lifestyle! Everyone knows that stress is toxic and damaging to your health and life. Stress triggers many serious health disorders including strokes, insomnia, heart palpitations, anxiety, depression and weight

telomeres | Longevity LIVE

The truth of the matter is quite simple: none of us want to age. In fact, most people are willing to do whatever it takes to stay young for as long as possible. And with good reason – most things become more difficult when we get old, and your quality

breast cancer | Longevity LIVE

Of late there has been some debate around radiation as an effective breast cancer treatment for elderly patients. The debate has developed as a result of a study published in January this year that said despite 2004 research that showed that surgery and tamoxifen alone are nearly as effective as when radiation