Anti-Aging Health Studies

inflammation | Longevity LIVE

Inflammation is a process whereby the body attempts to heal and protect itself. However, sometimes the fire can burn for little too long. If you’re suffering from a cold, your body will respond with a fever in hopes of healing you. The main duty of this process is to ensure

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

Resveratrol | Longevity LIVE

This would explain your love for red wine – it contains a key ingredient for anti-aging! Resveratrol has long been hailed as a powerful agent for aging better, and – good news! – it is now available in South Africa in a compact, potent supplement form. A Harvard University study has

Slimming treatments are a multimillion-rand operation in this country alone. Here is what you need to take into consideration when planning to undergo a weight-loss journey. South Africans are getting more overweight and obese with time, due to their genetics and their food and lifestyle choices. A lack of exercise or

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.

Multilingualism | Longevity LIVE

After more than a decade of research, this much we know: it’s good for your brain to know another language. Multilingualism could prove to be a key factor in brain health. A new study from researchers at Concordia University goes further, however, focusing specifically on the effects of knowing a

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

wastage | Longevity LIVE

Food is a necessity that we can’t live without. It gives us energy and it’s even capable of lifting our moods. However, food also has the capability to be a huge source of environmental waste. 14 million people in South Africa go hungry every night while 10 million tons of

healthy hair | Longevity LIVE

Blowouts, highlights and treatments are meant to give your hair new life and offer you healthy hair. However, could you be killing it instead? In 2018 you want to rid your locks of last year’s chemicals. Although hair treatments and products are meant to preserve the life of your hair, too

mushrooms | Longevity LIVE

In the quest to age gracefully and keep healthy, mushrooms may be the answer to all of our aging questions. Mushrooms are full of health benefits such as boosting the immune system and they’re also a great source of Vitamin D which helps to maintain healthy bones. A recent study