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bad habits | Longevity LIVE

While ageing is a natural, biological process that we all have to eventually accept – nobody ever wants to look older than they actually are. Often, genetics and skin tone can determine how well one ages yet there are other external factors that can encourage premature aging. Some of us may

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Rest, unfortunately, is something that too many of us consider a luxury nowadays. I speak to people about and many of them can’t help but feel guilty for doing absolutely nothing. It seems we are expected to just go, go, go at full speed day in and day out. This

Addiction | Longevity LIVE

We don’t hear enough about how drug and alcohol addiction affects the aging process. So says clinical psychologist Dr Sandrina Haeck, who explains that they affect our brain, skin, organs, nutrition and sleep. According to Haeck, alcohol abuse shrinks the brain, causing poor memory, visual issues and confusion. Excessive drinking

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Mornings aren’t the best for everyone. While your colleagues stream in every morning, bright-eyed and ready for the day ahead – you often look like you lost a very long battle with your pillowcase. No matter how hard you try, you find yourself continuously hitting the snooze button before eventually

orthodontic | Longevity LIVE

It is surprising how simple oral problems can exacerbate other health issues and impact the quality of your life. For instance, misaligned or crooked teeth can affect your speech or pronunciations while gum diseases can be the underlying cause of other health conditions like such as diabetes. Orthodontic treatments can

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Cancer survivors experience more sleep problems than most people. Up to 60% of them experience mild to severe insomnia with symptoms like difficulty falling asleep, inability to sleep through the night and daytime sleepiness. Some of the factors behind this include the cancer treatments administered and symptoms like fatigue and

sleep | Longevity Live

We all know that using a computer in bed is not a good idea as it can keep us awake at night. The same applies to watching television, especially horror movies before going to bed. If we want to get enough good night’s sleep, we should also avoid drinking coffee

sleep | Longevity LIVE

As much as we try to practice great skin care, we’ve all been guilty of going to sleep with our make-upon once or twice (or possibly three to four times). Whether it’s a result of a long work day or simply being too lazy, making a habit of going to

pain

More than 126 million U.S. adults reported experiencing chronic pain in the previous three months, according to a 2015 study in the Journal of Pain — 25.3 million contend with it every day, and 23.4 million say that it’s severe. If you’re one of those folks, you know that takes

early | Longevity LIVE

According to recent statistics from the World Health Organization, more than 300 million people of all ages suffer from depression in the world, with it being a major contributor to the overall global burden of disease. While this condition is more common in women, a recent study suggests that being an