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mental health | Longevity LIVE

Finding a mental health provider may seem like an easy task – after all, the internet seems to have made it more accessible. But when you need to find the right one for you or your loved one, you will realize that the process isn’t that easy after all. With

depression | Longevity LIVE

Every person on earth has to walk through a phase of darkness at times. No matter what the reasons may be, there are ways to deal with this new age culprit. Depression can hit you at any age, anywhere, and at any time.  However, did you know how a simple

talk therapy

Talk therapy can be used for many things, not just for treating mental illnesses. While many people use this therapy for healing and repairing their mind, others are nervous about using it at all.  They cannot see the benefits or feel it is a waste of money.  This is because

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

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

health | Longevity LIVE

The path to mental health arises with different treatment approaches. A person-centered, multi-disciplinary approach to mental health is key to the therapeutic process. This kind of approach to therapeutic care, developed by American psychologist Carl Rogers, remains as relevant today as it was in the 1940s. It lies at the heart

ECT | Longevity LIVE

Commonly used to treat mental disorders such as severe depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and catatonia (characterized by lack of movement, fast or strange movements, lack of speech, and other symptoms), Electro Convulsive Therapy (ECT) can be an effective and safe procedure. It is practiced worldwide as well as in the

mental | Longevity LIVE

In what may be a taxing year ahead, South Africans are urged to make mental well-being a priority. Those hoping for a healthier 2018 need to be looking beyond a fresh diet and exercise routine. All too often, mental health takes a backseat – but a growing body of evidence

pelvic | longevity live

Mention sex and you have everyone’s attention. Mention pelvic-floor health and you’ve lost them. Yet you cannot have the one without the other. In addition to low libido, pelvic-floor problems are also indicated in painful sex, womb prolapse and lower-back pain. Instead of suffering in silence, women now have access