Healthy Eating

nuts | Longevity LIVE

When it comes to a healthy diet, crunchy nuts are just as vital as fruits, vegetables, and water. Packed with antioxidants, vitamins and other essential minerals, nuts won’t only leave you with healthy skin, but they will also help reduce the risk for chronic diseases. Yet with so many different

seaweed | Longevity LIVE

A group of algae that grows in the sea, seaweed not only maintains the ocean’s ecosystem but its nutritious density can also help to maintain human health. Found in Asian cuisines, seaweed is categorized into four different types – mainly based on their pigment and other traits. The respective categories

mchicha [longevity live]

Mchicha leaves and amaranth grain powder is a newly found superfood that’s harvested abundantly in Kenya and Tanzania, The spinach-like leafy green is nutritionally dense and contains tons of calcium, iron, vitamins A, B and C. It is also very low in carbohydrates and could play a very important role

avocado hair mask | Longevity LIVE

Have you ever experienced the speed with which an avocado can go overripe – literally overnight? Avocados may be the wildly beloved, creamy fruit and go fantastic on freshly prepared toast, but this characteristic can be more than just a little annoying. However, there’s no need to throw it in

Apple Cider Vinegar | Longevity LIVE

Apple cider vinegar has become the most sought after vinegar in the health community and for good reason. Apple cider vinegar comes from apple cider which is made from apple juice.  At first, the apple juice is fermented and this creates apple cider. Apple cider is then fermented and being

Italians | Longevity LIVE

According to The Bloomberg Global Health Index, Italians are the healthiest people in the world (1). Using data from the World Bank, The World Health Organization and the United Nations Population Division, Bloomberg evaluated 163 countries. The authors of the study then looked at health risks such as high blood

adaptogens | Longevity LIVE

A common staple in ayurvedic medicine,  adaptogens are herbs that help to maintain and improve overall health by regulating the body’s stress levels. In the fast-paced lives that we lead, avoiding stress is near impossible. However, the concern arises when stress becomes chronic. Chronic stress can affect the body in

mushrooms | Longevity LIVE

If you’re looking for a meal that’s rich in antioxidants and proteins, then look no further than the protein-rich fishcakes. Fish fillets are extremely high in omega-3 fatty acids and these acids are vital to optimum health. The addition of mushrooms helps to, according to studies, prevent the formation of

golden berries | Longevity LIVE

Don’t let their small size fool you as golden berries are bursting with antioxidant benefits. Native to South America, golden berries (Peruvian ground cherries) are the latest berries being referred to as a superfood. They’re rich in fiber, vitamins, and polyphenols. Goldenberries are also a rare source of antioxidant withanolides.

kiwis | Longevity LIVE

Kiwis used to be known as the Chinese Gooseberry – as it originally comes from the north of China and grew in the Yangtze River valley – but started to be known as the kiwi fruit after it was started being grown in New Zealand. Apparently the name change took