Family Health

Demartini | Longevity LIVE

Dr John Demartini is a human behavior specialist, educator, international best-selling author and founder of the Demartini Institute. Here he gives his expert advice for a reader on the topic of her imminent marriage and fidelity. An anonymous reader asks: I am about to get married, and although I’m not

pet | Longevity LIVE

Discovery of mutated gene could help to treat pet blindness A Finnish-North American collaboration of scientists at Michigan State University and the University of Helsinki found a MERTK gene defect responsible for a recently identified form of progressive retinal atrophy in Swedish Vallhund dogs. This discovery opens the door to

iPhone | Longevity LIVE

The first week of 2018 had hardly reached its end, and a major addiction issue had already raised its ugly head. Teenagers – specifically ones living in the United States – report to finding it increasingly difficult to part with their iPhone, even for a short time. This problem had

pumpkin-seeds

This pumpkin recipe contains lots of healthy fibre and good carbohydrates for low GI energy, along with various flavorful spices for sweet and savory taste. It makes a great side dish to a big family meal! Ingredients for the pumpkin: 800g pumpkin, peeled and diced into small cubes 2 tbsp

Vision and contact lenses

If you have been suffering from chronic headaches and popping aspirin isn’t helping, then your contact lenses are the problem. They are commonly used for correcting vision as an alternative to glasses. However, if they do not fit your eyes properly or are unable to compensate for the vision loss,

vaccines | Longevity LIVE

These are my views on why vaccines are such are controversial subject. This is not a column claiming that you should or should not vaccinate your children or yourself. I want to share why vaccines are such a controversial subject and relate one of my personal farming experiences with a live

child | Longevity LIVE

A new study from Sweden found that social benefits often ease the financial burdens experienced by the parents of children recently diagnosed with cancer, but mothers experienced persistently lower income after benefits diminished. Published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the findings indicate that additional

Social | Longevity LIVE

According to the UN, by 2050, the number of over 60’s is expected to double – however, when examining the cause of this, scientists are beginning to realize that diet and exercise are not the only factors. A person’s social life may be playing a more important role than anyone initially thought.

Taking your pet with you while you go about town and complete your daily tasks may not quite be the norm yet, but this dynamic may soon change. Studies show that having your pet with you when you’re out can be beneficial to your health. To The Office Should you

Older persons who follow the Mediterranean diet may have a lower risk of developing frailty later in their lives, according to the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Those who live on a diet composed mainly of plant-based foods – fresh, nutrient-filled foods – are likely to live longer and