LONGEVITY BLOG

Discover the latest news from our longevity experts

Learn more on how to stay healthy, live longer and enjoy life to its fullest thanks to the highlights topics in health and wellness optimisation, immunity, detox, nutrition as well as healthy recipes designed by our Chef.

 

 

Podcasts

Unlock Longevity Talks

Clinique La Prairie has created the “Unlock Longevity" talks to preserve and spread the skills and knowledge acquired over 90 years’ experience and strengthens its connection to the future of wellness.

Longevity Science Report Cover

Longevity Science Report I - 2022

There are many things that we need for a long and healthy life. For over 20 years, our scientific committee has been collaborating with international experts and clinicians in the fields of research medicine and biosciences, contributing to our unique approach for Predictive and Precision Medicine.

We are pleased to share the first issue of our new series of Longevity Science Report in which our scientific committee and experts will regularly share articles. We hope you will enjoy reading about some latest advance in developing predictive tools for optimal aging, wellbeing and longevity, based upon behavioral, environmental, medical and (epi)genetic factors.

PINK OCTOBER - Breast Cancer Awareness Month

PINK OCTOBER - Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Since the 90's, Pink October is celebrated each october around the world to raise awareness about breast health and the importance of screening for the early diagnosis of breast cancer, which became the most commonly diagnosed cancer worldwide.

This year, one of our medical expert, Dr Karin Dubrit, Specialist in gynaecology-obstetrics & micronutrition at our Gynecology and Obstetrics Center, tells you more on the importance of prevention and self-assessment.

Healthy weight

Introducing our new Healthy Weight program

Two weeks to aim for an optimal weight in a healthy, progressive and balanced way, under strict medical and nutritional supervision, taking into account body, metabolism and mind.

To rediscover vitality and the pleasure of living at an optimal weight, we have developed an approach that focuses on your genetic profile, restoring your physical and mental fitness, and stabilizing your metabolism, with lasting results adapted to your personal profile.

Genetics

About genetics testing and precision medicine

Knowledge and understanding of the human genetics have tremendously increased over the last 30 years, notably due to the technology developments such as diverse genetic arrays and next generation sequencing. The elucidation of the human genome allowed subsequently to sequence the genome of a big number of individuals and diverse human ethnicities, to compare them among each other, to establish a haplotype map of the human genome and, to identify sequences that are related to a disease development.

Eight trends shaping the Future of Health

Eight trends shaping the Future of Health

Health and wellbeing have advanced significantly over the past 90 years since Clinique La Prairie first opened its doors. Science has always been part of our institution, through its Medical Specialists and a Scientific Committee who have been contributing to develop the clinic’s leading expertise and to design the best health programs

To mark our 90th milestone, we are pleased to introduce report into future health and wellness trends, based on insights from a team of internal and external experts in various fields of medicine and biosciences, combined with a consumer research survey.

The report reveals what we think are the eight key trends for health and wellness that push the boundaries of medicine and science more than ever before.

Plant extracts to fight sleep dysfunction and improve cognitive balance

Plant extracts to fight sleep dysfunction and improve cognitive balance

Sleep is a complex restorative process interconnected with many biological processes and crucial for our cognitive balance and physical wellbeing. Today, science and research unlock the deep cellular effects of disrupted sleep on metabolism, hormone regulation, inflammation, immune functioning and gene expression.

What does Detox mean?

What does Detox mean?

Detox treatment, detox food… current wellness trends include an increasing drive to detoxify our bodies. Behind the catchy name lies a health reality : our bodies do indeed need to regenerate and purify themselves.