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Weight gain is related to the amount of calories that one consumes. To elaborate, weight is gained by an individual when he/she consumes more calories than their body simply needs. Weight is also gained when one has a very low amount of activity level but consumes a very high percentage

healthy food | Longevity LIVE

The kidneys are one of the main organs of the body as they are responsible for removing toxins and waste as well as maintaining the body’s pH level. In celebration of World Kidney Day, we’re looking at foods that can help to ensure their optimal functionality.  If the kidneys are unable to

strawberries | Longevity LIVE

It’s a common staple in smoothies and the official Wimbledon fruit – strawberries are one of our favorite berries. Hailing from ancient Europe, these succulent, bright red berries are a rich source of vital nutrients such as fiber, vitamin A and C. Also, their antioxidant value helps to protect the body

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.

pomegranates | Longevity LIVE

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is an umbrella term used to describe two digestive health conditions. These conditions are Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The latest research suggests that around 3 million adults in the United States have some form of IBD (1). Both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis affect the

wrinkles | Longevity LIVE

While good skin relies on great skin care, a healthy diet rich in nutrients also plays a part. While aging is a natural process that we can’t avoid, fighting off wrinkles can look and taste quite well. Preventing wrinkles When it comes to combating premature aging, prevention is always better

inflammation | Longevity LIVE

Inflammation is a process whereby the body attempts to heal and protect itself. However, sometimes the fire can burn for a little too long. If you’re suffering from a cold, your body will respond with a fever in hopes of healing you. The main duty of this process is to

Youthful skin | Longevity Live

Youthful skin starts with hydration. Even though the skin is the biggest organ in the body, it is also the last organ to receive water and essential nutrients. Dehydrated skin can easily become wrinkled and loose. Even though stress, sleep, food and hormones all impact our skin, a good hydration

Cocktails [Longevity LIVE]

What could be better? Being healthy on a Friday (or Saturday, or…) by enjoying a delicious fresh wonderful cocktail. I have personally started a trend around the office after sipping on that deliciously, guilt-free turmeric and ginger cocktail last Friday at sunset. Even us “health freaks” can’t resist a drink at 4