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scones | Longevity LIVE

These delicious scones are made with almond flour, which can help to balance out hormone production, as well as fibre-rich coconut flour, both of which also give it great taste. Served with lashings of cashew cream and some fruity chia jam, they make for the perfect afternoon tea snack –

meditation | Longevity LIVE

A 2016 news report revealed how after adopting 15 minutes of meditation as a form of discipline, Robert W. Coleman Elementary school – that contains over 300 students – experienced a school year free of suspensions. Instead of being sent to the principle’s office, students are sent to the Mindful Moment Room. In this room,

Meatless Mondays will soon be observed by 1.1 million kids all over the Big Apple. Starting this 2019 – 2020 school year, all schools in New York City will be implementing this practice on the first day of the new week in a move towards improved health and sustainability for

depression | Longevity LIVE

This past week, three-time cycling world champion and 2016 Olympic Silver winner Kelly Catlin passed away at the age of 23. According to a statement from her father, the young cyclist had taken her own life. As a result, there have been emerging theories that believe she had been battling

superfoods | Longevity LIVE

Chia, quinoa and even acai berries. Aside from growing into beloved superfoods, these foods have one other thing in common- they all hail from South America. Native to South America, the Mayans and Incas are considered some of the healthiest people in history due to the nutrient-rich diets that they

Whether you call it an eggplant, an aubergine or refer to it as brinjal, this vegetable turns an already healthy vegan meal into an antioxidant powerhouse. Brinjal is incredibly rich in fibre as well as other essential nutrients. The fibre content not only helps to maintain digestive health, but it

Opioid | Longevity LIVE

The opioid epidemic is a serious, growing crisis that continues to threaten global health. In fact, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 45 000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2017 (1). Also, prescription opioids often become gateway drugs leading individuals to heavier

seniors in gym working out

As we age, it’s essential to pay closer attention to our health and care for our bodies in the best way possible. Unfortunately, over time, our bones and muscles become weaker, but there are plenty of ways to combat the aging process. All adults, particularly those over the age of

Parks | Longevity LIVE

Today’s population is seen as the indoor generation because they rarely spend their time outdoors, let alone in parks. In fact, a 2018 survey found that, on average, people spend at least 90% of their time indoors (1). Not only are we depriving ourselves of the benefits that comes from being

kidney | Longevity LIVE

Our kidneys are one of the most important organs in the body as they act as the body’s detox system. They not only filter out toxins but also help to regulate blood pressure. Kidney damage can often be irreversible and symptoms include persistent nausea, chest pains, seizures and excessive fatigue.