Family Health

stretch | Longevity LIVE

While they may be reluctant to try a yoga class due to common misconceptions about the need for flexibility, runners could benefit from performing downward facing dog. Although extremely beneficial, running can cause a few health concerns. Not only do some runners actually neglect other muscle groups, but the repetitive

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Antibiotics are drugs that are prescribed to patients to kill bacteria. Their use has saved countless lives. Unfortunately, in recent years their overuse in both animals and humans has become a growing area of concern. The overuse of antibiotics can result in the body becoming resistant to their effects. If

eye | Longevity LIVE

To better prepare for the year ahead, it’s important that our health is in optimal condition. In the case of our sight, the month of January serves as National Glaucoma Awareness Month in the United States. Glaucoma is an eye disease that also happens to be the second leading cause

sad | Longevity LIVE

With every passing year, it seems that the pressure of youth has led to an increase in teen suicide. Having received their final exam results, it is natural for youngsters  be experiencing stress and anxiety. In fact, exam time and receiving results are amongst the most significant stressors of growing

Beyonce | Longevity LIVE

If your new year’s resolution was to enjoy more plant-based meals, you’re certainly not alone. They may be music’s biggest power couple but Beyonce and Jay-Z are urging fans to enjoy a more plant-based diet. The couple, who share three children, recently shared that their health-conscious approach was a direct

WOMAN | Longevity LIVE

The month of January ushers in new year yet, in the United States, the month of January also serves for Cervical Health Awareness Month. Accompanied by a teal ribbon, Americans use the month of January to raise awareness and screening efforts about the fourth most frequent cancer in women. In

healthy eating | Longevity LIVE

It may be a new year but some things will always stand the test of time. Particularly, children being fussy eaters. While this can often be cute, their fretting and desire to eat only specific foods may affect their healthy eating. This can then hinder their proper growth and development.

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It’s vacation time. Whether you’re hiking,  skiing,  on a beach, or  simply just sight-seeing, sun protection is important when you’re exposed to the sun for any prolonged period of time.  But did you know, that many products on our shelves actually contain ingredients that are toxic and may have adverse

Lacey Stone | Longevity LIVE

It being the holiday season, we all want to step back and just relax. It’s that time of the year where we let our hair down and enjoy a well-deserved break. However, with family dinners and holiday parties, your diet and health can take a backseat. Then again, just because

gut | Longevity LIVE

A healthy gut and a good balance in gut flora is key in helping you feel great over the festive season. When our digestive system doesn’t operate optimally, it can lead to decreased energy, discomfort and a weak immune system. Digestive issues are quite common, but since everyone’s mix of