immunity

Immune System | Longevity LIVE

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), around 5% to 20% of the American population will get the flu each year. Additionally, adults have an average of 2-3 colds per year with it being one of the main reasons why they miss work and also why children

lyme disease | Longevity LIVE

Lyme disease is a growing concern in parts of the United States. While summer means goodbye to multiple layers and hello to shorter sleeves and pants, there is a downside. Summer also means spending more time outdoors. This unfortunately increases the risk of Lyme disease. Fortunately, researchers are discovering alternative

measles | Longevity LIVE

In an effort to counter the growing list of measles cases sweeping across the country, a New York county has officially banned children who have not been vaccinated against the disease from visiting public places. While measles was officially eliminated in the United States in 2000, the past few years

the lymphatic system | Longevity LIVE

The lymphatic system is crucial to your immunity. It acts as your personal body builder. The Lymphatic System: Why Is It So Powerful? Marcelle Pick is the founder and nurse practitioner of Women to Women. This is a women’s health clinic in Maine, USA. She says the lymphatic system quietly cleans the

health | Longevity LIVE

Longer, happier, healthier lives await those who own dogs, wrought with fewer cardiovascular diseases, stress levels, immunity issues and lifestyle diseases. A study recently published in Scientific Reports – which involved 3,4 million people and their health – showed that there is a definite link between a person having a

vaccine | Longevity LIVE

There are many misconceptions around the flu and its vaccine. Seeking trusted sources and facts behind common assumptions and practices is especially important when it comes to medical issues. See if you have all your flu-facts straight with these myths and truths. Myth #1: Getting the flu vaccine gives you

Jennifer Aniston's zone | Longevity LIVE

So, here are 100 simple ways to be healthy. Over time, you’ll find that these habits start to accumulate. Before you know it, you’ll wake up and discover that you’re leading the healthy, happy life you’ve been aiming for. 31. Sleep naked. Following on from keeping it cool in the

brain function | Longevity Live

Rising concerns over superbugs came to a head this week. Last week a 49-year-old woman from Pennsylvanian was diagnosed with an infection of E-coli (with the mcr-1 gene) bacteria that holds resistance to all primary antibiotics. This was the second superbug alarm after Britain’s Treasury secretary Jim O’Neill released the results of a