plant-based

soy

Soy has been part of traditional Asian diets for the past millennium, and in recent years, it’s slowly become a staple in many vegans, vegetarian and plant-based diets. Now while the move away from meat products is welcome, you can’t deny that you’ve heard the rumors. There are rumors about

meat substitutes | Longevity LIVE

As we go further into the year, you may be having trouble sticking to those New Year’s resolutions. That said, if you’re having trouble following a healthy diet, perhaps looking at the biggest food trends of the year can help you to reorganize your eating habits. Yes, every year brings

sudden cravings [longevity live]

Sudden cravings for salty or sweet foods happen to the best of us. But for the most part, random cravings tend to be for the most calorie-dense options like brownies, pizzas, cookies, chips, and pasta. Something along the lines of two thick slices of bread layered in peanut butter or

eating grasshoppers [longevity live]

Eating grasshoppers for dinner might not be what you had in mind. Get ready for some new recipes, because certain cuisines are raving about the nutritional content of these little critters. In fact, eating grasshoppers might be the next super food item. The shops are even starting to stock them

KFC vegan [longevity live]

KFC Vegan chicken burgers seem to be what everybody craves from the menu. KFC, the Atlanta fried chicken franchise, was the first to hop onto a plant-based train. They recently released their vegan fried ‘chicken’ burger recently and they were sold out within a matter of hours. It just shows

healthspan [longevity live]

Plant fall vegetables now so that you can enjoy fresh and tasty vegetable dishes before the real weather hits. Nobody enjoys a cold winter where they can’t prepare hearty lentil and vegetable soups or stews. We encourage you to eat more plant-based but to do that you need to have

fat loss [longevity live]

Love handles and fat loss are common issues and tend to get worse as we get older. The problem is that our metabolisms begin to slow down and usually our activity levels decrease with them. As a result, we don’t burn as many calories as we once did. That’s why

quercetin | Longevity LIVE

When it comes to powerful flavonoids that can protect our health, Quercetin is at the top of the list. Flavonoids are a group of polyphenols, which are plant-based antioxidants. Flavonoids are responsible for providing fruits and vegetables with their vibrant colors. As it possesses antioxidant qualities, quercetin helps to reduce oxidative

Beyonce | Longevity LIVE

If your new year’s resolution was to enjoy more plant-based meals, you’re certainly not alone. They may be music’s biggest power couple but Beyonce and Jay-Z are urging fans to enjoy a more plant-based diet. The couple, who share three children, recently shared that their health-conscious approach was a direct

hummus | Longevity LIVE

The quantities of ingredients here make quite a small batch. I always double the recipe if making the hummus for guests (or for the week), and recommend doing so. Leftovers never go to waste. Serves 4 Ingredients required: 400g tin chickpeas, drained and rinsed 1 clove of garlic 60g tahini