Diabetes

diabetes | Longevity LIVE

It’s a diagnosis that can be very overwhelming – hearing that you have diabetes. Afterward, you may have mixed emotions, perhaps feeling stressed and unsure about how this will affect your life, while you may wonder what you could have done differently or how you could have prevented it. And

obesity | Longevity LIVE

Young children in England are being sent to secondary school with a major setback when it comes to their health: they are morbidly obese. At the moment, the government is fighting this issue, but a radical change is required for the battle against obesity to be won. According to recent

global | Longevity LIVE

Exercise is an important and fixed aspect of every healthy lifestyle as it helps to prevent a number of diseases. However, a recent report from the World Health Organization (WHO), that was published in the Lancet Global Health journal, has revealed how the global population isn’t taking an active lifestyle

Halle Berry [longevity live]

Halle Berry is known for her beautifully sculpted, ‘Catwoman’ body. This month, last year, she hit the 50 mark and we don’t think she looks a day over 30! She is a role model to all women and someone we can look up to. Whatever she is having, we want

prediabetes | Longevity LIVE

Making healthy choices is difficult when the consequences of your bad choices don’t show up right away. That’s one reason why it’s touch for some folks to recognize that they’re on a glide path to Type-2 diabetes. But we’re here to alert you to the signs and help you prevent

rooibos | longevity live

Rooibos tea has the potential to prevent, delay and even reduce the progression of Type-2 diabetes, according to new research. The recent studies were conducted by the SA Medical Research Council (SAMRC) and its research partners, the Agricultural Research Council, (ARC, Infruitec-Neitvoorbij, Stellenbosch), the Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology,

Theresa May | longevity live

The United Kingdom’s new Prime Minister, Theresa May has not let her diabetes diagnosis hold her back.  Theresa May was diagnosed with Type-one diabetes in 2013. She has never allowed her condition to negatively impact on her ability to do her job. All evidence points to her strength, as she

Diabetes is no longer an illness that affects a few. As our world becomes increasingly less active and consumes too much unhealthy, processed and high calorie foods, lifestyle diseases have soared into the millions. Diabetes is nestling comfortably near the top of the list. This epidemic is no secret. New

diabetes | Longevity LIVE

Scientists at Gladstone Institutes have successfully converted human skin cells into functional pancreatic cells. These newly developed pancreatic cells, when transplanted, produced insulin in response to changes in glucose levels. As a result, the medical world has new hope that personalized cell therapy may be one step closer to becoming a

diabetes | Longevity LIVE

With World Diabetes Day yesterday, it’s a good time to talk about blood sugar levels, diet and healthy living tips. Since the 1970’s the global epidemic of diabetes has been on a steep upward trajectory. But today the jury is out; diabetes is not so much a genetic disorder as it