Sex & Love

STDs | Longevity LIVE

Making love is a beautiful thing, but what if it’s not just our partners we are connecting with? Across all walks of life in South Africa, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are on the rise. Having a sexual interaction with someone whose STD status is unknown to you is quite a

pelvic | longevity live

Mention sex and you have everyone’s attention. Mention pelvic-floor health and you’ve lost them. Yet you cannot have the one without the other. In addition to low libido, pelvic-floor problems are also indicated in painful sex, womb prolapse and lower-back pain. Instead of suffering in silence, women now have access

oscar | Longevity LIVE

Should you feel embarrassed about owning a sexual health aid? Well, the Oscar organisers’ from this year do not think so… According to Yahoo. Each nominee who did not win an oscar this year, received a vaginal fitness tracker called Elvie, in their consolidation goodie bags. What is a Vaginal Fitness Tracker?

olive oil | Longevity LIVE

If you are asking yourself this question, then you have come to the right place. Dr Careen Rascher is a Sexual Medicine expert and Psychiatrist. She breaks down everything you need to know about erectile dysfunction. Dr Rascher says: “Sexuality and sexual function are integral aspects of an individuals life. Sexual health, in


If you have never had an orgasm, you’re not alone. The statistics show that many women fail to experience an orgasm or have orgasms that don’t always feel the same. Dr Careen Rascher shares the ins and outs. Dr Rascher explains that it is important to note: •  10% of women

An orgasm a day keeps aging at bay. Sex toys can be the world of fun, but some come with a few hidden surprises. Just like anything that you put inside your body, it’s always a good idea to make sure your little ‘partner in pleasure’ doesn’t contain any toxic


Looking to boost your health? Science has found that more sex is just what the doctor ordered. We share the four health reasons that will have you and your partner looking to slip between the sheets. Scientists have compiled a growing body of evidence to suggest that a loving relationship and sex


Does the idea of sex fail to excite you the way it used to? You aren’t alone. One in 10 women experience low libido at some point in their lives. Dr Careen Rascher helps shed light on this increasingly common condition. Dr Careen Rascher is a sexual medicine expert and psychiatrist. She

Fertility comes down to many factors, one of them being the state of our immune system. This may seem odd, but the dynamic between the immune system, the sperm and a new fetus is crucial for pregnancy. 50% of pregnancies end in miscarriage. This story goes beyond our hormonal health.


Practicing yoga can steam up your sex life. How? Well, it turns out that sex and yoga are intimately linked. Not only are great sex and yoga some of the ultimate mind-body experiences, but certain yoga poses can also be a very effective means of foreplay.  Ellen Barrett is the