fruits

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

apples | Longevity LIVE

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. How often were we told this by our parents growing up, with the hope that we’d end up eating more fruit? While the original proverb was eat an apple on going to bed, and you’ll keep the doctor from earning his bread

acai berry bowls [longevity live]

Acai berry bowls have caught on like wildfire in the world of health. There’s really no surprises there because these red smoothie bowls are filled with tasty antioxidants. Who hasn’t come across at least one photograph of a colorful, fruity and nutty acai berry bowl when you wake up? These acai

itchy throat [longevity live]

Itchy throats seem to be a common issue many people experience after eating a specific fruit or vegetable. If your throat tingles after biting into your favourite fruit, don’t stress, because you’re not the only one. Experts believe that the sensation is actually caused by a seasonal allergy, like Hayfever.

sorbet | Longevity LIVE

Balmy, hot summer days call for cool, soft flavors that leave you refreshed and invigorated. This sorbet recipe is not only a fresh alternative to the more traditional ice cream we generally opt for on these days, it can also be healthy and deliver your daily dose of vitamins because of its high

phytonutrients | Longevity LIVE

If you needed any more reason to eat the rainbow, we’ve got plenty. Phytonutrients are compounds that can be found in plants. They serve various functions, all in a bid to ensure the plant’s longevity. Phytonutrients protect the plant from external factors such as ultraviolet radiation, pests, toxins and pollution-

juicing | Longevity LIVE

Juicing isn’t new at all a new phenomenon, but health professionals are now taking this simple process to a whole new level. As the nutritional value of food has dwindled over the years, we have turned to supplements to ensure that our body gets what it needs. But we can’t