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malaria | Longevity LIVE

Today marks an important year for the global malaria community as World Malaria Day is commemorated today. While it is a day to celebrate the strides made to conquer the disease, malaria-combatting organizations, governments, and key funders also take stock of what is needed to see the end of this

Undies

Choosing the right underwear is one of the hardest things to do for many people across the globe. Could this be about a shyness of going out into the market and measuring your bra or pant size? Nevertheless, the pain and the irritation you get after buying misfit undies tells

grandkids | Longevity LIVE

Obesity is a major health problem of the modern age. It’s not only restricted to adults and parents, but increasingly more children are growing up obese. This threatens their future lifespan. According to statistics from the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 17.6 million children under five are estimated to

heart | Longevity LIVE

In South Africa, cardiovascular disease (CVD/heart disease), which includes coronary artery disease (CAD), is the leading cause of death after HIV/Aids and the most frequent cause of death worldwide today (1). More South Africans die of CVD than of all the cancers combined. A common symptom of CAD is angina, yet

One of my favourite quotes is “Treat your family like friends and your friends like family”. A friend or family member should always be brutally honest and as cliché as it may sound, NEVER let anyone walk around with food in their teeth, or toilet paper stuck to their shoe

sweet potato | Longevity live

Using vegetables – like this one with sweet potato and oak panna cotta – in desserts is not everyone’s cup of tea. I like it, as it’s not too sweet and has a lovely savouriness to it. Serves 8 Fundamentals: 24 sweet potato crisps (3 per serving) 12g pistachio powder

As a brand, we have long prided ourselves on not only the valuable health content of our magazine but also on the quality of the events we host. We work tirelessly to get access to ensure our speakers are those leading psychologists and general practitioners in the fields of health

laser hair removal | Longevity Live

When it comes to choosing a provider for aesthetic treatments, safety and quality care are paramount. In recent years, there has been a rise in botched treatments and aesthetic surgeries that have gone wrong. Sadly, many people have been misled by individuals who claim to provide incredible results, often for a

A significant increase in life-span has been achieved over the last 100 years. A corresponding increase in health-span, defined as the maintenance of full function as near as possible to the end of life, will be the next goal in life sciences and medicine. A significant increase in health-span is

In the field of genomics, we love the saying “you’re what your grandmother ate!” as it pretty much sums up the idea that genetic variations and DNA have a hereditary tale. If you make poor choices throughout a lifetime such as smoking, excessive drinking, chronic stress, poor diet, no exercise