Painkillers

opioid | Longevity LIVE

The opioid epidemic has plagued the United States over the past three decades with reports of addictions and escalating deaths from drug overdoses. In fact, opioids were responsible for shaving 0.36 years off Americans’ life expectancy in 2016 and this number is higher than the one caused by guns or motor

Arthritis | Longevity LIVE

Arthritis refers to the inflammation of one or more of your joints. Pain, stiffness and hard to move joints and bones are characteristics of this joint disorder. There are more than 100 different types of arthritis and according to statistics, this unpleasant condition affects more than 50 million Americans. The

Opioid | Longevity LIVE

The opioid epidemic is a serious, growing crisis that continues to threaten global health. In fact, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 45 000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2017 (1). In addition, prescription opioids often become gateway drugs, leading individuals to

drug deaths

Drug overdose deaths have reached unprecedented levels in the United States. Over the past two decades, drug overdoses have more than tripled to become the leading cause of injury deaths in the US. They now outnumber deaths from motor vehicle accidents and homicides, according to data from the Centers for