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breakfast | Longevity LIVE

Breakfast is the moment where you literally ‘break the fast’ . This is why it’s been commonly dubbed as “the most important meal”of the day. Being the first meal of the day, breakfast helps to set the pace of the day by providing one with energy and ensuring that they’re alert

calcium | longevity LIVE

Calcium is one of the most abundant minerals in the body, making it extremely vital for one’s health. It’s common knowledge that calcium plays an important role in maintaining the health your bones and teeth, but it also plays a part in maintaining cardiovascular health, muscle function and nerve signaling. While

brown sugar | Longevity LIVE

Do you have a sweet tooth you have a hard time keeping satisfied? Do you find yourself reaching for desserts more than healthy, nutritional food? Well, you’re not alone. And if you’d like to be a little health conscious without completely sacrificing your cravings, you need to start replacing regular

weight | Longevity LIVE

Especially today, with thousands of different diets competing for attention in the quest for long-term weight-loss – not to mention diseases such as diabetes and obesity contributing to disease-related deaths worldwide – it is important understand what actually works in this regard. That being said, losing weight can sometimes be

cold | Longevity LIVE

Did your grandma ever tell you to eat oranges when you feel you’re getting a cold? As it turns out, it seems grandma knew a thing or too about age old remedies that work. Oranges are packed to the brim with Vitamin C and today, increasingly research confirms that vitamin

Kate Hudson, Hollywood actress, has an incredible figure. We all envy her body. But, how does she do it? Interestingly, the actress herself is no gym bunny or fitness fanatic. Instead, she tries to keep a happier, healthier, ‘zen’ approach to keeping her shape. Kate says that she never pressures

lentil | Longevity LIVE

Pouyoukas Soup Mix combines red lentils, brown lentils, split green and yellow peas, and pearl barley, producing an interesting variety of textures and tastes. This tasty lentil soup contains fibre, protein, B-vitamins and blood-sugar stabilizing carbohydrates. This is a great way to  increase your daily vegetable intake without the hassle.

lifestyle | Longevity LIVE

A new study has found that the chronic auto-immune condition, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), commonly known as lupus, is a leading cause of mortality in females, which until now has gone largely unrecognised. And, although there is no known cure, a leading SA health expert says pursuing a healthy lifestyle, including a diet and

cravings | Longevity Live

In a world that villifies cravings, it’s common for many of us to do everything in our power to not give in and simply ignore them. However, this would be a bad move as cravings are not the enemy but are rather a way in which our body attempts to

anti-nutrients | Longevity LIVE

Anti-nutrients are natural or synthetic compounds that are found in a variety of foods. Their highest concentrations are often found in grains, beans, legumes and nuts. The presence of anti-nutrients in foods such as seeds is used as a defence mechanism with the anti-nutrients protecting the seeds from pests, bugs