Lifestyle Tips

On a cold and cloudy Friday morning in August, we were whisked away from Joburg’s grey, smog-covered skies and neatly deposited in a previously-hidden world near Franschhoek. Here, wellness, healthy living and holistic medicine rules the day, and this is how we spent our weekend. Yes, this was real life.

Access to early screening, treatment and education can pave the way for a better quality of life for children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), but a lack of awareness, trained professionals and support limits this in especially lower-income communities in South Africa, Africa and the world. On World

smart home devices | Longevity LIVE

Thanks to rapid developments in technology, we are surrounded by internet-operated gadgets, which go a long way in making our lives easier. Take Alexa, for example. This cloud-based service exists across a plethora of digital platforms supported by Amazon. Merely through your voice, you can communicate with Alexa to add

migraine pain [longevity live]

Migraine pain can be unbearable and debilitating. Some of us suffer so badly from migraines, that we just don’t know how to handle them when they strike. A lot of people have experienced migraines or at the very least a really bad headache. It’s true. You can’t exactly control what

work music [longevity live]

Work music is fantastic for setting the mood and keeping you company while you get to the grind! However, not everyone will agree. For those who don’t, we can offer some proof behind the therapeutic and mental benefits of listening to music whilst you work. I love listening to music,

healthy sex [longevity live]

Healthy sex is something we should all aspire to achieve, regularly. It might make you laugh, but, it will seriously boost your brain health. Maybe you thought that your most important sex organ was the one between your legs. Realistically speaking, it’s your brain. Think about it, your brain controls

negativity [longevity live]

Negativity – it’s that unwanted energy that creeps its way into all of our lives at some point. It’s the worst place to be when you continue to spiral down its negative loop. However, it comes down to how you cope with it and the way that you respond to

fit woman looking at watch

Self-improvement is always a great goal. Whether you’re looking to lose a few pounds, tone up, or take on new challenges, a new diet and exercise plan can help you feel better and look great. But making a lifestyle change takes a lot of work and dedication. When you’re adjusting,

post surgery [longevity live]

Post surgery is always going to be a tedious process, no matter how big or small your operation may have been. Whether it was your heart or a finger, surgery is traumatic to the body. Particularly if you are put under general or local anesthesia. Post surgery is a crucial phase

anxiety and hormonal imbalanceLongevity LIVE

It appears we are living in an “era of anxiety,” an available-from-anywhere, whenever, culture that has millions burning the candle at both ends. This leaves little time for stress relief, balance or proper self care. As a hormone health educator with a private practice, I’ve been struck in recent years