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poor diet | Longevity LIVE

While smoking is a debilitating habit that can have a disastrous effect on your health, a new study has revealed that poor diets are responsible for more deaths around the world. Poor diets can be defined as those low in fresh fruits and vegetables, seeds and nuts, yet high in

peanut butter [longevity live]

Peanut butter is a beautiful food item to have in your kitchen. Who doesn’t love dipping their spoon and taking out a big scoop of peanut butter straight out of the jar? I bet you feel guilty for doing, but you really shouldn’t because it’s super good for your muscles

Rooibos | Longevity Live

Native to South Africa, rooibos tea has developed a large following due to the plethora of benefits that it can provide. In fact, it was recently announced that the SA Rooibos Council (SARC) is set to invest more than R4.5 million into research efforts to better understand how the tea

clean eating [longevity live]

Clean eating is a massive topic worldwide nowadays and ranks pretty close to fitness. But when it comes to weight loss, there is such a large emphasis on intense exercise. Sometimes people get caught up in this hype. They end up hurting themselves in an attempt just to lose some weight. Honestly,

postbiotics | Longevity LIVE

It would be difficult to ignore the growing amount of evidence highlighting the importance of gut health. For those keeping up with all things gut health, the importance of both probiotics and prebiotics is regularly emphasized. However, it seems that the future of all things gut health may not only

produce | Longevity LIVE

When it comes to the consumption of organic produce, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) does its best to advocate for this practice by releasing an annual list of which produce in the United States contains the most pesticides.  Known as the Dirty Dozen list, this list ranks 12 pieces of

pre-workout foods | Longevity LIVE

We know that food is fuel for your body, and the more you engage in working out, the more fuel your body will need. But the foods you eat before a work out are not created equally, and what is best for your body will depend greatly on what kind

turkey | Longevity LIVE

Allow us to introduce you to your favorite comfort dish, just with added nutrients! Herby turkey meatballs are served with a rich, hearty tomato sauce and tossed with a tasty butternut spaghetti. Simple, healthy and utterly delicious. 2 servings Ingredients For the meatballs  500g (1lb 2oz) turkey thigh mince 1

chickpeas | Longevity LIVE

Why do we love chickpeas? Well, for one, they are rich in phytonutrients, making them perfect for a healthy snack and awesome for adding to a variety of meals. Moreover, chickpeas  – which have been featuring in Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cultures for centuries – are high in fibre, plant-based protein

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 –