infections

natuRal antibiotics | Longevity LIVE

Antibiotics are some of the most commonly prescribed medications in the world. In fact, antibiotics are regularly over prescribed, especially for conditions that cannot be treated with antibiotics. Not to mention the concerns about the overuse of antibiotics, there is now a growing need for more natural methods that can

face mask | Longevity LIVE

As the number of cases associated with the coronavirus continues to rise, in the midst of the panic, people have turned to measures that they believe will help to protect them against the virus. As a result, the demand for face masks has sky-rocketed in the past few weeks.  In

Immune System | Longevity LIVE

The number of cases associated with the coronavirus has surpassed 90 000, and the death toll has is over the 3000s. That said, of these 80 000 cases over 50 000 of them have recovered from the illness. One then has to ask, what sets the two groups apart? One

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

camping for better sleep

Infections are a host of acute to chronic diseases that are caused by viruses, pathogenic bacteria, parasitic organisms or moulds of fungi. They are caused when a pathogenic foreign body – a germ or a causative organism – enters the body and multiplies until it interferes with the homeostasis of

raw garlic [longevity live]

Raw garlic is not only great for spreading all over your pita bread or chucking into your hummus spread – it is actually incredibly good for you. If you often get shouted at for walking around with garlic breath, tell them that they are missing out and should eat more

bladder infection | Longevity LIVE

A bladder infection can be be uncomfortable, but lifestyle changes may help to prevent some infections. In this article Dr Bradley Wood, a urologist at Life Fourways Hospital, explains the causes and symptoms of this infection and what best ways to treat it will be. Causes of a Bladder Infection