Are We Supposed To Live to 120?

Are we supposed to live to 120? So says longevity tradition of Chinese culture. Apparently, human beings should be living way past 80, 90, and 100. So what's going on and why aren't we reaching our potential lifespan? Life, according to Chinese theory, is living in harmony with nature and our internal clock. The 1st half

Try A Warming Yin Soup This Fall Season

It’s starting to feel like fall and the change of season is of deep significance in holistic medicine. Whereas the summer is ruled by fire, the fall season is ruled by metal which is all about getting organized, order, communication, and the mind. Fall is associated with dryness so it’s important to pay particular attention

Is Health Learned? How to Teach Children To Love Whole Foods

  Children should be taught at a young age to prefer whole foods to processed foods. It is the job of parents to instill healthy routines and this begins with breakfast. Breakfast is important for children because it improves their concentration which means improved behavior and a better ability to pay attention in class. Some

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Top 4 Essential Oils From Southeast Asia

Essential oils are wonderful for one’s health and wellbeing. They can be used to bring harmony into our lifestyle as well as get rid of imbalances. Many people use essential oils as a form of stress management by inhaling the aromas or rubbing them into the skin to be absorbed by the body. Here are

PCOS: How Herbs Could Help Your Symptoms

What is PCOS? You might be surprised to learn that one in ten women suffers from PCOS or polycystic ovarian syndrome, and that it’s one of the leading causes of infertility. A syndrome means that there are several features of this illness that occur together such as signs or symptoms. Some syndromes have one cause

Drinking and Pregnancy: Is It Safe?

There has always been controversy over the issue of drinking and pregnancy. Articles keep coming out saying that it is okay to drink in moderation. These examples go against the common understanding that drinking and pregnancy is a major no-no. So what’s the truth? And what does Longevity Herbs-- as advocates of organic, natural living

Mushrooms for longevity

If there is one natural food that the term "life-enhancing" should be attached to—mushrooms would certainly be a top candidate. They are low in calories, packed with nutrients, and excellent sources of B vitamins and minerals including selenium, copper, potassium, phosphorous, zinc and manganese. Mushrooms also contain the powerful antioxidant L-ergothioneine. Among the mushroom types

Wellness Renew Detox Therapy

Detoxification is a natural and essential process that takes place within our bodies on a continual basis. It is the body's way of ridding itself of toxins which build up in tissues and fat cells as a result of normal metabolic activity and the stresses of daily life. Supplements such as our Wellness Renew Plus

Could Your Infertility Be Linked to MTHFR?

Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase, or more easily referred to as MTHFR, is a necessary gene in the human body. It plays a vital role in producing an enzyme known as methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase – used for processing amino acids and chemical reactions involving forms of the vitamin folate. And although all of us are carrying this gene, few

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