mental health

While January is supposed to be a breath of fresh air, a brand-new page and a chance to start over, for many people it just represents a gloomy, dark tunnel they need to wrestle through – one that often seems to have no end. A new study also indicates that

sad | Longevity LIVE

With every passing year, it seems that the pressure of youth has led to an increase in teen suicide. Having received their final exam results, it is natural for youngsters  be experiencing stress and anxiety. In fact, exam time and receiving results are amongst the most significant stressors of growing

Christmas stress | Longevity LIVE

As relaxing as they’re meant to be, the holidays aren’t always easy. Unfortunately, during this time of year, there are a lot of demands that leave us drained, affecting our mental health. We’re already emotionally spent from the year and coupled with mingling with relatives (some of which we’d rather

brain and spirituality

Spirituality, and the practice of it, can sometimes be a bit of a funny thing. We can meditate, we can go to retreats, we can research different areas of it. However, trying to connect fully with your mind while embracing the present moment can be a lot to try and

sleep quality [longevity live]

Sleep quality is vital to maintaining a healthy and happy weight. Somehow sleep gets thrown aside for more ‘important’ tasks because we underestimate its purpose and value.  More importantly, when you’re trying to lose weight it could be the game changer. Whilst you’re aware of the things you need to

Elizabeth Hurley | Longevity LIVE

While this British beauty first hit our screens over 20 years ago, Elizabeth Hurley clearly hasn’t aged a single day. It’s no wonder that she‘s been a spokesperson for Estée Lauder companies for the past 22 years. Hurley is an advocate for health and wellness and this is glaringly obvious

stress | Longevity LIVE

For World Mental Health Day in 2017, the World Health Organization (WHO) chose the theme of Mental Health at the Workplace in hopes of raising awareness of mental health issues in the workplace. As important as it is, work can be extremely detrimental to one’s mental wellness due to stressful,

punching bags [longevity live]

Punching bags in a gym or at home is an extremely satisfying and therapeutic experience. While it’s true that violence never solved anything, in this case, you’re not harming anybody. So go for it! Everybody suffers from stress at some point in their lives and therefore must find ways to

self-care apps [longevity live]

Self-care apps are on the rise with over 4,000 different ones available. However, can these apps really help your mental health? They all have the same promise to improve our mental wellbeing. However, even self-help can feel overwhelming. Before you download your next app, let’s take a closer look at

de-stress | Longevity LIVE

A constantly ringing phone, a tightly-packed schedule and fighting kids. Stress can seem unavoidable, and, for many people, it is. In fact, the majority of American adults report feeling overly stressed, which is more than usual. While it may seem normal, the health implications of living a stressful life can