minerals

popping vitamins [longevity live]

Popping vitamins every morning as you wake up seems to be the ritual of choice. There’s nothing wrong with it, really, since you’re adding more nutrients to your body first thing. Surely? Well, not necessarily. You shouldn’t be popping vitamins or anything for that matter unless you have good reason

pineapple fruit [longevity live]

Pineapple fruit is one of my favorite fruits in existence. Its sweet taste and the yellow color is the perfect combo for instant happiness. And I am delighted that it’s seriously beneficial to your fitness and health routine as well. Just a few slices of this juicy fruit might also be

sweet potato [longevity live]

Sweet potato is a deliciously healthy favorite that most of us love. This is because of both its incredible taste, texture, and flavor, not to mention it’s nutritional content and the fact that sweet potato is a complex carbohydrate. The vegetable has a low glycemic index (GI) and is loaded

worms [longevity live]

Worms and the effect that they can have on your body is highly underestimated. After the experience, I had with them… I must share with you the importance of deworming both your family and yourself. Intestinal worms are the worst kind of parasites and can take away your health in no time at

honey | longevity LIVE

The background: As a beauty-hungry teenager with (of course) no money, I stumbled upon a book from my mum’s library, which very quickly became my first beauty bible. This was the “Vogue’s Body and Beauty Bible” from 1977. I did a bit research and realized the natural ingredients had for DIY beauty rituals as

intravenous | Longevity LIVE

We’ve all woken up after a night of too much fun and wished that someone or something out there would just restore our bodies to prior to that night and make us feel like new. Some think they have the answer to recovering from their hedonistic lifestyles in form of

selenium | Longevity Live

Selenium is an essential mineral that plays a critical role in the proper functioning of the body. Low levels of selenium have been associated with health issues, such as heart failure and cancer. This article is going to look at the numerous benefits that this mineral can provide.  The health benefits

salt | Longevity LIVE

As South Africans, we love salting our food, but the more salt we consume, the more at risk it puts us of heart disease and stroke, which annually claims the lives of 78 475 people in our country. A fascinating piece of research done by Penn State College of Agricultural

nutrients | Longevity LIVE

We are always told what vitamins and minerals we need to get from our diets. And yes, it does help us prevent nutritional deficiencies and promote overall wellbeing. However, most vitamins and minerals cannot work alone. They need to join forces in order to truly provide us with all those