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Stop Food Waste | Longevity LIVE

The United Nations World Food Programme is on a mission to stop food waste. It may be a mouldy piece of cheese or an old carrot. There’s often some frightful foodstuff festering at the back of the fridge. But very often, these seemingly spoiled items can be rescued and included

Live Longer

For as long as there have been humans on this planet, people have strived for longevity. They want to live much longer and healthier—this is only a natural preoccupation when adults grow older and eventually face the inevitability of mortality. In recent decades though, as more and more emphasis is

TB Alliance Drug

Until quite recently, people suffering from highly drug-resistant tuberculosis had poor treatment options and a poor prognosis. However, a new medicine for people with the worst cases of TB is now giving hope where almost none existed. Developed by scientists at the New York–based non-profit TB Alliance, the new pill

Tuberculosis study

A Rutgers New Jersey Medical School tuberculosis study has found a genetically tractable cause of drug tolerance tuberculosis. It is hoped this important discovery will pave the way for researchers to develop new drugs to combat the global tuberculosis epidemic.  And cure the disease. The study was led by Drs. Hassan

men's stretch marks happen [longevity live]

Men’s stretch marks happen and are very common and don’t just show up on women’s bodies. I’m not sure why we assumed anything different. This is probably why a lot of men walk around with stretch marks feeling insecure and clueless about how to handle them. Often, men’s stretch marks

Kenya Village

Kenya is a country of great natural beauty and incredible people with a brave spirit. Rebecca Lolosoli is one of them.  As a young woman she was forced into marriage as well as subjected to female genital mutilation, also known as FMG.  Surviving this and undeterred, Rebecca went on to

fasting

Fasting is the practice of abstaining or reducing consumption of food, drink, or both, for a specific period of time. Everyone may fast for at least some part of the day. Generally the eight or so hours that one spends sleeping every night. Physiologically, fasting can refer to a person’s

Asian Longhorned Tick

It has taken just one bite of the Big Apple and Asian longhorned ticks have gone from scientific surveillance to mainstream media headlines. These pesky ticks are not a new phenomenon in America, but are now being more closely watched by health authorities. Asian Longhorned Ticks Are Not New The

Do you yearn for a healthy travel escape to a beautiful island where you can restore your calm? Well now you can. This September, Longevity will host a unique seven-day wellness odyssey at Chole Mjini Treehouse Lodge,  Mafia Island. 200 km south of  Zanzibar.  Come and join us. Why Chole?

Burn accidents

Irrespective of who you are or where you live, burn accidents happen every day.  It’s important that you and your family know what to do in an emergency. Burn accidents can happen when you least expect Many people suffer from burns and  do not know what to do or know