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Zika virus

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the Zika virus an international public health emergency. This indicates the serious effect that the virus has had since its outbreak in Brazil in May and provides affected countries with new tools to fight it. The Zika virus, spread by infected mosquitoes, has affected

Two lucky people can each win a NutriBullet and travel bag valued at R2 495 each The NutriBullet was launched in the USA in mid-2012, to critical acclaim and instant success. Successor to the celebrated Magic Bullet, it was quickly identified as the apotheosis of blender design and technology. Today,

Perfect for the month of Love is the Good Karma Sterling Silver on  Cord Bracelets valued at R899 for that special person. Pearls of wisdom and hearts of truth – Daisy’s covetable Good Karma collection allows you to combine your hopes and dreams with the beauty of precious jewellery. Wear alone or

L-cysteine | Longevity LIVE

Our Longevity team has tested a range of products over a period of time, giving you feedback on their experiences, so you can make an informed decision. Best of all, you stand a chance to win this whole experience. CLARINS The Clarins way of skin care is unique to the

Lorna Jane Book Cover

ONE lucky LONGEVITY reader will stand a chance to win a Lorna Jane hamper valued at R1 750. At Lorna Jane our aim is to inspire women to, through active living, live the best life they can and to its full potential. We believe in a three pillared philosophy of MOVE,

KardioFit’s world-first connected healthcare technology will revolutionise the way patients monitor and manage high blood pressure. South African-based KardioFit has developed a smart phone app, which works in conjunction with a highly portable Bluetooth-enabled blood pressure monitor to measure blood pressure, store the medical data and seamlessly connect patients with their medical


A promising new study suggests that in the future you may be able to genetically ‘edit out’ the gene responsible for obesity. A team of researchers, lead by Harvard Medical School investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and MIT, have recently been able to explain the mechanisms fuelling the

contact lens

A new US government study, published in Aug. 21 issue of the agency’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, finds that nearly all of the 41 Million Americans who use contact lenses admit to practicing at least one type of behaviour that can lead to eye infections. At least one third of

fitness | Longevity Live

If you don’t think you have time for exercise, healthy meals or stress-busting techniques, you’re not alone. New surveys report that crazy-busy schedules keep around 42% of North Americans from exercising, and 21% from cooking and relaxing. One new survey of time-starved people even reported that 58% of them said

The latest celebrity fad gives a new meaning to chilling out. Lindsay Lohan, Kate Moss and Demi Moore have taken to standing half naked in cryotherapy saunas. It may sound a little nutty, but this new wave of wellness technology promises that only 3-minutes in freezing cold conditions provides renewed