Gut health

food allergies

We are what we eat – if there’s one thing you need to understand about nutrition and food allergies, it’s this. In this day and age, we face a big increase in negative ecological conditions. These include global warming, air, water, and soil pollution, climate change and other problems. As

microbes | longevity live

This is Longevity Partner Content. When your gut is healthy, the rest of you also tends to be healthy – by now we accept that as fact. We also know that there are approximately one hundred trillion microbes in your digestive system – both good and bad ones. And just

drinking bottles [longevity live]

Drinking bottles of kombucha is quickly taking control of the health market. More and more people are including this fizzy concoction into their daily lifestyles. I find it kind of funny how fast people latch onto these health trends. Most of which don’t even know much about the product, its

digestive enzymes | Longevity LIVE

Digestive enzymes. You have heard about them, but  perhaps you are not quite sure what they do and how they work. And do they work? Many of us tend to gulp our food down instead of chewing it. The quicker we swallow, the quicker we can get back to that

summer sweet [longevity live]

Summer sweet potato pie would hit the spot right now if I had it. With the warmest season now in full swing and all that cooking inspiration after Memorial Day, we can’t let that creative cooking flare slide. Now that the weather is hot and sunny, and we want to

books | Longevity LIVE

Reading is a great way to ensure your longevity. In fact, not only is reading informative but reading books in general has been linked to a number of health benefits. Books can improve your health by exercising your memory, and keep your brain younger for longer. Reading also improves your empathetic

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

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

Jessica Biel | Longevity LIVE

This past Sunday, actress Jessica Biel celebrated her 37th birthday. While plenty of time has passed since she first graced our screens as Mary Camden in the show 7th Heaven, the Hollywood starlet still looks as youthful and graceful as she did then. That being said, how does the mom-of-one and

communal living [longevity live]

Communal living is not always easy, especially when you’re expected to share each other’s spaces. Since I’ve had to move around quite a bit recently, from house to house, I’ve had to share other people’s kitchens. Before I had done this, I never realized just how lovely it is to have