Lifestyle Diseases

pomegranates | Longevity LIVE

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is an umbrella term used to describe two digestive health conditions. These conditions are Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The latest research suggests that around 3 million adults in the United States have some form of IBD (1). Both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis affect the

While January is supposed to be a breath of fresh air, a brand-new page and a chance to start over, for many people it just represents a gloomy, dark tunnel they need to wrestle through – one that often seems to have no end. A new study also indicates that

open air sun workout avoid toxic sun products

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

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

self-care apps [longevity live]

Self-care apps are on the rise with over 4,000 different ones available. However, can these apps really help your mental health? They all have the same promise to improve our mental wellbeing. However, even self-help can feel overwhelming. Before you download your next app, let’s take a closer look at

de-stress | Longevity LIVE

A constantly ringing phone, a tightly-packed schedule and fighting kids. Stress can seem unavoidable, and, for many people, it is. In fact, the majority of American adults report feeling overly stressed, which is more than usual. While it may seem normal, the health implications of living a stressful life can

smoking | Longevity LIVE

Smoking is injurious to health, smoking causes lung cancer, no smoking allowed.  Rings a bell? Of course it does. You may have seen this in public places, restaurants, offices, clubs, theatres etc.  Most importantly, right on the pack of cigarettes available in most stores. All of us are taught right

colostrum and milk | Longevity LIVE

We’ve been told that a glass of milk is the only thing that can help ensure strong bones and teeth. While this is true due to its calcium content, dairy milk can have its downside. As a result, some individuals are unable to consume it, which raises the question: for

gut | Longevity LIVE

Food allergies can be a constant nightmare for approximately 2.5% of the general population, as they make cooking and eating out more of a hassle than they need be. Allergies are an immune response to foreign materials. Once a food allergen enters the body, the antibody IgE is released 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