Cancer

nutrition for depression [longevity live]

Nutrition might feel a bit like a slippery slope this year, particularly after this tsunami we call 2020. Mother-nature surprised us with a wildcard virus. On top of this, there is financial pressure, lost jobs, systemic racial disputes and all other kinds of upheaval. In essence, not only is our

green ecotherapy [longevity live]

Experts believe green ecotherapy will help improve mental and physical well-being. We have always known that exercising outdoors is beneficial to our health. However, doing green exercise more often is now a type of formal treatment. Exercising in natural spaces is probably going to be one of the biggest wellness trends

Excessive training

Extreme training sounds like this one is only for the athletes of the world. Think again, because even regular gym-goers are at risk. It’s surprisingly easy to get immersed in your training and not realize how hard you’re pushing your body. Unfortunately, the brain starts to take a hit if

CBD | Longevity LIVE

CBD oil,  or cannabidiol, is a natural plant-based oil. It contains naturally occurring chemicals known as cannabinoids. Studies have shown cannabinoids  contain ‘feel good’ molecules. They can even be made in your body. You experience them when you feel relaxed or involved in a positive activity like hugging someone you

pets

Pets have an aura that replenishes the mind and uplifts our mood. They bring joy, laughter and enthusiasm to our lives. They also have long-lasting healing effects on those that suffer from mental health. Did you know that the mental health benefits of owning a cat and a dog have

Breast cancer is largely considered to be a disease that only affects women – an assumption that is wholly inaccurate. While it is true that men experience it not nearly as often as women – due to the fact that men have less breast tissue, thereby lessening their risk –

chemotherapy | Longevity Live

Although a staggering 800 to 1000 South African children are diagnosed with cancer every year, the startling reality, according to the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA), is that it’s estimated that around half of  paediatric cancer cases are never diagnosed or diagnosed late in the disease, leading to mortality

As of Thursday, specific types of breast implants – namely those with a textured or polyurethane coating – are no longer allowed in France. The ban of these implants is due to concerns that they have the potential to cause a type of cancer. It is called anaplastic large cell

Access to early screening, treatment and education can pave the way for a better quality of life for children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), but a lack of awareness, trained professionals and support limits this in especially lower-income communities in South Africa, Africa and the world. On World

migraine pain [longevity live]

Migraine pain can be unbearable and debilitating. Some of us suffer so badly from migraines, that we just don’t know how to handle them when they strike. A lot of people have experienced migraines or at the very least a really bad headache. It’s true. You can’t exactly control what