Family Health

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

hepatitis | Longevity LIVE

This is certainly a different kind of alphabet and the statistics show that it is quite dangerous. After tuberculosis, hepatitis is the second major killer infectious disease. According to the World Health Organisation, 9 times more people are infected with hepatitis than with HIV. Today is World Hepatitis Day.  Today

healthy skin

The days of gender dysmorphia – where the roles and relationships between men and women are clear cut and incontestable – are slowly fading away. There’s a new generation on the block. The old rules have changed. This adds a new challenge for the parent or parents already grappling with

Retreat | Longevity LIVE

The yoga journey begins when the foetus starts growing in the womb and continues throughout life. From yoga during pregnancy to special yoga moves with new-born babies and children. The possibilities of health and well-being that yoga creates are endless. Your Yoga Journey Through Pregnancy Sweaty, noisy gyms may not

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

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

kidney | Longevity LIVE

Our kidneys are one of the most important organs in the body as they act as the body’s detox system. They not only filter out toxins but also help to regulate blood pressure. Kidney damage can often be irreversible and symptoms include persistent nausea, chest pains, seizures, and excessive fatigue.

healthy food | Longevity LIVE

The kidneys are one of the main organs of the body as they are responsible for removing toxins and waste as well as maintaining the body’s pH level. In celebration of World Kidney Day, we’re looking at foods that can help to ensure their optimal functionality.  If the kidneys are unable to

Nuts | Longevity live

If we were to pinpoint one area on earth responsible for supplying us with the most of today’s superfoods, it would probably be Central and Southern America. Not only have the inhabitants of these been consuming items such as quinoa, chia seeds, acai berries and cocao for centuries before the

Most of us are well-versed with the fact that dental care is important. But why exactly it is so important, is something which a majority of us are unaware about. Oral health is related to the overall health in more ways than we can imagine. Hence, it is important that