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Soy has been part of traditional Asian diets for the past millennium, and in recent years, it’s slowly become a staple in many vegans, vegetarian and plant-based diets. Now while the move away from meat products is welcome, you can’t deny that you’ve heard the rumors. There are rumors about

stroke | Longevity Live

Around 922 million women (and their partners) are currently using birth control. In the United States, the number sits at around 46 million, with a large number choosing the pill as their choice of contraceptive.  Other forms of hormonal birth control include:  The patch: Placed on one’s back, bottom, or arm

menopause | Longevity LIVE

For many women, menopause is a dreaded experience that they honestly wish they could skip. Now it’s not the effect on their biological clock that they dread, but rather the uncomfortable symptoms that come with the transition phase. Additionally, with us being in a pandemic, these symptoms may be harder

tofu | Longevity LIVE

As a vegan superfood and common vegetarian alternative, tofu has risen in popularity over the years. A protein-substitute, tofu is enjoyed around the world in a number of different ways. That said, as it’s a soy product, tofu is also surrounded by a lot of controversies as a result of

estrogen | Longevity LIVE

Estrogen is a hormone that plays a vital role in encouraging female development and the characteristics that come with the development. The hormone is produced in fat cells as well as in the ovaries. It helps to regulate both the menstrual cycle and the reproductive system. Unbeknownst to some, while

Breast cancer is largely considered to be a disease that only affects women – an assumption that is wholly inaccurate. While it is true that men experience it not nearly as often as women – due to the fact that men have less breast tissue, thereby lessening their risk –

Essential Oils | Longevity LIVE

Menopause is a major life change that every middle-aged woman will go through. The hormonal changes can trigger a number of uncomfortable symptoms. These include hot flashes, fatigue, vaginal dryness, weight gain, loss of libido and irritability. Unfortunately, the above-mentioned symptoms can make daily life quite difficult. That being said,

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Menopause is a phase in a woman’s life filled with a lot of changes and uncomfortable symptoms. Menopause can occur in your mid-30’s, yet most women experience menopause in their 40’s or 50’s. That being said, there are other factors that can trigger early menopause, such as cancer treatments or

If your hormones are going haywire, it could be due to low estrogen levels in your body. Estrogen plays a significant role in a woman’s body, especially in the functioning of the tissues of the breasts, uterus, and pituitary gland. This vital hormone regulates the urinary and reproductive systems and

pomegranates | Longevity LIVE

Did you know that ancient Egyptian royalty were often buried with pomegranates placed alongside their embalmed bodies in the tomb? Here are some dinner conversation tidbits you never knew about this powerful superfruit – and more evidence why you should include in into your diet more often. 1. Latin Origins