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Daytime Nap

A new study has found that occasional daytime napping is good for your longevity. Naps taken twice a week (only) could lower the risk of heart attacks or strokes. But beware the weekend nap and  taking a daytime nap every day. Dozing off too often may not be as healthy

women at healthy workplace| Longevity Live

When the workdays are long and the weeks blur together, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed yet extremely difficult to find ways to relax. The truth is, in addition to your busy schedule and on-the-job challenges, the state of your healthy workspace, or not,  could also be partly to

men menopause

When you hear menopause, you’re likely to picture hot flashes and mood swings affecting the women in your life. These symptoms are triggered by hormonal changes that every woman will experience when she reaches a certain change. However, as the male body also contains hormones, one must wonder if they

e-cigarette

Health officials in the United States are currently investigating more than 450 cases of illness and six deaths possibly linked to the use of e-cigarettes. Services Secretary Alex Azar revealed to reporters on Wednesday that President Donald Trump and his administration are preparing to ban the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes.  In

healthy weight loss

If you’re hoping for effective healthy weight loss (or have ever tried to lose weight), you’ll quickly discover an over-saturation of information. You’ll also come across resources, sales-pitches, and more, that promise amazing results – for a fee. There are other so-called “free” programs that are either extremely complex or

workday| Longevity Live

When you continuously have a long workday, the days may start to blend together. You get up, head to the office, spend hours there, head home, maybe visit the gym and cook dinner, sleep a few hours and then do it all over again. It’s easy to get into a

baldness | Longevity LIVE

Hair loss is something many men suffer from. It can be a cause of great stress and anxiety for those who do. Although we tend to associate hair loss with older people, it can happen to  young men and even women as well. Some people start noticing their hair thinning

Kim Kardashian | Longevity LIVE

This past Sunday, the 17th season of  Keeping Up With The Kardashians premiered and during the episode, Kim Kardashian West received some unsettling medical news, with her doctor calling for her to confirm that she had tested positive for both lupus and rheumatoid arthritis antibodies. “I’ve been feeling so tired,

music theapy | Longevity Live

Music can still be a vehicle for women to get themselves heard — and to heal, says Sandi Curtis.  Curtis recently retired from Concordia as a professor of music therapy. She has long believed that listening to and creating music can be a source of empowerment for women. This can be

Live Longer

For as long as there have been humans on this planet, people have strived for longevity. They want to live much longer and healthier—this is only a natural preoccupation when adults grow older and eventually face the inevitability of mortality. In recent decades though, as more and more emphasis is