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athlete | Longevity LIVE

  Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, is a non-psychoactive component of cannabis. CBD has become increasingly known as an extract for supporting healthy lifestyles, as well as for treating certain medical conditions. It’s sometimes touted as a “miracle oil” with the ability to help with a wide range of

liver diseases | Longevity LIVE

If there’s one organ that helps to maintain your overall health, it’s your liver. It helps in transforming nutrients into useful chemicals required by your body and it is great at filtering out poisons and it helps in converting food into energy. Hence, if it fails to function properly, it

Opioid | Longevity LIVE

The opioid epidemic is a serious, growing crisis that continues to threaten global health. In fact, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 45 000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2017 (1). In addition, prescription opioids often become gateway drugs, leading individuals to

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With the incidence of Alzheimer’s on the rise, researchers are trying to understand how to mitigate the risk.   A recent study by the University of Eastern Finland may shed light on some important risk factors. The study revealed that concomitant use of sleeping pills and strong painkillers is common among

Addiction | Longevity LIVE

This guide includes the most important health conditions and external factors that may speed up the aging process – from how they occur to their symptoms and how to treat or avoid them. On this page you will find the first one: addiction. A = Addiction We don’t hear enough