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The Pitfalls of Keto Diets and Intermittent Fasting and How to Avoid Them

One of the significant challenges of implementing ketogenic diets and intermittent fasting is the initial “keto flu” phase that many people experience. This period of flu-like symptoms can be highly discouraging and may deter individuals from continuing the diet. However, these symptoms are temporary and typically resolve within a few days to a few weeks as the body adapts…

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An Invitation to Tech Writers to Join Technology Hits on Medium

Why Technology Hits? Over the years, I developed a large reader base in various academic, industry, and public content platforms. As a social media evangelist since its inception, my audience wants to follow my technology-related content from a single source. I failed to create such a platform before due to a hectic professional life. Now…

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Here’s Why Some Scientists Believe We Might Live 1,000 Years.

Some scientists say we can live much longer if we develop integrated solutions. Longevity is a hot topic in the press and on social media. Looking at the research, tools, services, and therapies, we can see that longevity is a booming industry. Biomedicine, Biotechnology, HealthTech, AgeTech, Gero-science, Stem Cells, Nanomedicine, Neurotechnology, Genetic Engineering, and the…

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The Evolving Role of DNA Tests in the Emergence of Personalized Medicine

Despite drawbacks, DNA tests and genetic info look necessary due to potential health benefits, availability, and affordability, based on my 15 years of experience. DNA testing is a relatively new technology that shows the potential to revolutionize our understanding of genetics and improve healthcare with the emergence of personalized medicine and proactive healthcare. This piece…

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Design Thinking Practice and Thought Leadership for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs need design thinking in this economic climate. This post summarizes an article I published on Medium last year. Upon request from my subscribers, I provide a quick introduction to design thinking and explain why it is an essential tool for entrepreneurs. Design thinking is an innovative method based on agile approaches. The method focuses…

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How to Get Six-Pack Abs Without Destroying Our Health

The obsession with six-pack abs may create trauma. What if I tell you there are easier, more effective ways to get it? The pursuit of six-pack abs has become a widespread obsession, yet many individuals sacrifice their health in the quest for a defined stomach. However, let it be known that the attainment of six-pack abs…

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Six Tips to Prevent Brain Atrophy and Lower the Risks of Mental Disorders

I offer healthy lifestyle choices to reduce the risks of cerebral atrophy based on my decades of experience in the field. This post aims to introduce brain atrophy (cerebral atrophy) and offer practical ways to lower the risks via healthy lifestyle choices. What is brain atrophy, and why does it matter? Brain atrophy refers to the loss…

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AN INVITATION TO A FREE WEBINAR BY AYODEJI AWOSIKA ON 11 JANUARY 2023

Ayodeji will explain “How to make money writing with Medium.com in 30 Days or Less.” If you want to achieve this goal, this free session might guide you. Dear Writers, Our top writer Ayodeji Awosika volunteered to present a free webinar to contributors of our publications on Medium. All Medium writers are invited to this session.…

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My Battle with Carbs: How I Learned to Let Go of Anger and Take Control with Intellect and Intuition.

The unexpected lessons learned and actions taken when I discovered carbs and fiber weren’t essential nutrients for humans. Overcoming Challenges with Personal Responsibility: How I Transformed Adversity into Opportunity I wrote this story to share a transformative experience that ultimately improved my health and well-being using my intellect, intuition, and adversity quotient. I intend to provide…

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$1000 Prize: A New Writing Contest for Fiction Writers on Vocal

Behind the Last Window: Write a dystopian fiction story about the last window to the outside world closing on December 30th I read this inspiring story from Aiden, who is one of the top writers and editors contributing to my publications on Medium. You might check his story published on Vocal Media informing about this…

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5 Tips to Enter a Flow State and Improve Work, Joy, and Health.

The flow state can change the content of consciousness at a specific time to an optimally functioning mental and physical performance. Purpose of the Article Readers seeing the frequent mention of the flow state in my health stories, displayed interest in learning more about this concept and requested practical steps to achieve this unique state. I…

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Here’s What Made Me Healthier and Younger After 50.

Combining seven lifestyle modifications gradually transformed my body and mind into a better state by lowering stress and anxiety. This story has nothing to do with cosmetic surgery, using steroids, or expensive supplements. I haven’t done any of those things and have no intention of doing them either. However, I respect those who do them. I…

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You Can Earn $1000 by Writing Only 3 Lines

This sounds insane, but it is real via the new Vocal Media writing challenges. This post is a piece of exciting news for poets on Medium and Vocal Media. I love poetry and read a few every day. One of our editors introduced a new writing contest on Vocal Media. Your haiku needs to relate…

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Hand-Picked Articles #262

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Dear Readers and Writers, Today, we curated inspiring stories covering many topics from experienced writers for your enjoyment. ILLUMINATION is diverse and inclusive publication. ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications support every level of ethical writers, from beginners to the most accomplished ones collaborating to…

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HOW WRITERS AND BLOGGERS TRANSITION TO BECOME PUBLISHED AUTHORS

An interview with Dr. Mehmet Yildiz, Chief Editor of Illumination Integrated Publications, who provides insights to writers from his observations and experience Purpose of the Interview Inspired by a recent post by ILLUMINATION editors, we decided to interview Dr Mehmet Yildiz to obtain his guidance on transitioning freelance writers and bloggers to become published authors…

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Meet Dr. Adam Tabriz — MD

Dr. Tabriz is a physician, healthcare consultant, entrepreneur, and prolific writer on multiple platforms. Dear Subscribers, In this post, I’d like to share a recent interview that I conducted with Dr. ADAM TABRIZ, whom I have been following for several years. Dr. Tabriz is a top writer on health topics and has been contributing to…

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The biggest hurdle to weight loss and excellent health is your confusion.

Insights from Rob Hourmount’s Keto-CarnivorePlus Diet and Lifestyle I read this inspiring article from Rob Hourmont on Medium earlier today. He said: Just the other day, one of these types left an A-Typical non-expert comment on one of my popular articles, which, frankly, also made him look silly. Why h said that to me, an…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #261

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Editor’s Choice Dear Readers and Writers, Happy weekend! Today, we chose engaging and informative pieces from our collections written by experienced writers of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. These stories include many topics. We hope you find some great pieces for your…

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Three Tips to Prevent Muscle Loss and Maintain a Defined Body

I offer one challenging and two easy steps to achieve these two health, fitness, and lifestyle goals. This story offers three practical solutions. I present two comfortable practices and a challenging one for you. They include only lifestyle choices and cover the fundamentals of our metabolic health. So, building and maintaining lean muscles at any…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #260

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Editor’s Choice Dear Readers and Writers, Today, we selected engaging and informative pieces from our collections written by experienced writers of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. These stories include many topics. Writers appreciate your taking the time to read these great stories.…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #259

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Editor’s Choice Dear Readers and Writers, Today, we curated engaging and educative stories from our collections written by experienced contributors of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. These stories include many topics. Thank you for engaging with the stories of these inspiring writers…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #257

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Editor’s Choice Dear Readers and Writers, We selected engaging and educative stories from our curated collections written by experienced contributors of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. These stories include many topics. Thank you for supporting and engaging with these inspiring contributors’ stories…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #256

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Editor’s Choice Dear Readers and Writers, This new collection includes eclectic pieces with exciting writing styles. We selected engaging and educative stories from our curated collections written by experienced contributors of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. These stories include many topics. Our…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #252

Editor’s Choice Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Dear Readers and Writers, Today, we selected interesting and informative stories from our curated collections written by experienced contributors of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. This new collection covers unique and eclectic pieces with various writing styles. We included as…

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Comparison of VOCAL and MEDIUM for Freelance Writers

A quick assessment of Vocal compared to Medium based on recent experience in both platforms I admire both Medium and Vocal serving different audiences and offering valuable features to writers and readers. I also contribute to NewsBreak, which is very different from Medium and Vocal Media. I cover it in another article. Considering my engagement…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #251

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Editor’s Choice Dear Readers and Writers, Today, we curated engaging and educative stories from our curated collections written by experienced contributors of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. This new collection contains unique and eclectic pieces with writing styles, reflecting different voices of…

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Managing the Ups and Downs of Losing Weight

Three practical tips for sustainable fat loss Image source Introduction Whatever your reason for pursuing your weight loss journey is, we can all agree that it’s no easy feat. The problem, it seems, is that with so many different ways to do it, as seen in every new diet or weight loss “hack” going viral every…

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6 Tips to Lower the Risks of Osteoporosis and Gain Stronger Bones

How to improve bone health via healthy lifestyle choices as we age, especially for women You might wonder why I highlight women in my subtitle. It is because aging women experience osteoporosis four times more than men. Purpose of the Article This article defines osteopenia and osteoporosis and provides six practical tips based on healthy lifestyle choices…

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STARTER KIT FOR WRITERS OF ILLUMINATION INTEGRATED PUBLICATIONS

One-stop-shop for beginners Dear Writers We update this post weekly. Please check out the writers added to our publications each week. New accounts are listed at the end of this post to engage meaningfully. Due to the high volume of writers joining us, we can only keep writer accounts maximum of a week in this…

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HAND-PICKED ARTICLES #250

Chosen by the content curators of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium for avid readers Editor’s Choice Dear Readers and Writers, Apologies for not being able to post yesterday due to the heavy workload but today, we curated engaging and informative stories from our curated collections written by experienced contributors of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium. This…

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STORYTELLING ON MENTAL HEALTH HELPED ME GET RECOGNIZED AS A THOUGHT LEADER IN THE FIELD

Here’s a quick taste of sample mental health stories providing takeaways to potential readers. Mental health conditions affect millions of people, impacting the well-being of citizens and healthcare costs. My focus is to improve mental health via healthy lifestyle habits. Importance of Verified Information on the Web I enjoy and support a verifiable and objective assessment…

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COLLECTION OF INTERESTING RELATIONSHIPS IN PERSONAL STORIES

SELECTED STORIES PUBLISHED ON MEDIUM Some people leave remarkable impressions on our lives. Friends, relatives, colleagues, professionals, mentors, community members, and even strangers can play a role in our decision-making. Beautiful relationships remain in fond memories, whether they bring joy or grief. I met numerous people who appeared at the right time in my life,…

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Sample ARticles from Euphoria on Medium

Selected pieces from health, mental health, fitness, lifestyle, and self-improvement topics Dear Subscribers. I have written around 2,000 articles on Medium since 2019, hosting only around 10% of the selected articles on Euphoria for my regular subscribers interested in health and self-improvement topics. I strive to provide carefully curated content for my audience. I host…

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7 Tips to Prevent Cognitive Decline and Impairment

The earlier actions we take, the slower the decline can be. This article focuses on cognitive health, highlighting the risk factors for cognitive decline and impairment. I provide seven practical tips to prevent progress based on healthy lifestyle approaches. Cognitive decline refers to the gradual impairment of the nervous system and the brain regions affecting the…

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Monthly Updates from ILLUMINATION Editorial Team: October 2022

Newsletter summarizing achievements and plans How To Become A Writer For ILLUMINATION Dear Subscribers, We trust this post finds you well. We are sorry not to be able to send newsletters since the beginning of the year. We have had remarkable growth this year, which kept our editors and administrators extremely busy. Since the new year,…

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A new blog by Dave Karpowicz.

A new blog in the Spiritual Growth genre deserves your attention – AbundantEverydayJoy.com – created by Dave Karpowicz. I met Dave on Medium. He posts insightful and heart-warming stories. Then I came across his new blog. Refreshing, Dave considers himself a seeker, not a guru or someone with all the answers. He writes to share perspectives and…

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How to Reduce Visceral Fat and Increase Brown Fat with Two Practical Steps

Knowing the health risks of visceral fat and understanding the benefits of brown fat by following practical tips Improving Fat Metabolism with Two Practical Approaches Scientific studies indicate that visceral fat accumulation poses serious health risks. In contrast, brown fat provides significant benefits. The medical literature informs us of two types of body fat, namely…

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For a Healthy & Satisfying Life, Five Ways to Beating Chronic Stress

Responding to daily stressors methodically and mindfully helps us live a more resilient life. Here are five practical tips. We Need A Methodical Stress Management System Chronic stress is not a trivial matter. It is the root cause of significant physical and mental ailments. Our quality of life and satisfaction depends on how we manage…

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How to Go to a Fat-Adapted State

Response to a reader requesting clarification on how to transform into a fat-adapted state Context A mature-aged reader reached out to me on my website, requesting clarification on how to transform themselves into a fat-adapted state. He asked for step-by-step guidance based on my experience. I explain my approach to fat-adaption, using fat as the…

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What We Know about Nootropics & Why They Matter

I provide a brief review of controversial cognitive-enhancing supplements with insights from scientific and medical literature. This article is not about whether nootropics are good or bad. Instead, it is about how much we know about them and why awareness of benefits and side effects matter for our health. Knowledge and hype are two different…

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How Albert Found the Direct Path to Enlightening Moments

A paradoxical path via a serendipitous encounter to peace, joy, and love being a catalyst to the mental health of a wounded soul Since his childhood, Albert has felt an unbearable void in his psyche. Something was missing in his life. He did not know what it was. The world did not make sense to him.…

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Three Tips to Delay Gratification for a Better Health

A single mindset shift significantly impacted my health improvement journey, especially managing a healthy weight. How can we improve our health by delaying gratification? Millions of people suffer from the effects of instant gratification. As one of the causes of impulsivity, boredom is a complex emotion to handle. We evolved to live on the edge. Interestingly,…

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Three Tips to Eliminate Food Cravings

Food cravings and the irresistible urge to eat are major causes of unnecessary weight gain leading to metabolic disorders A Holistic Approach to Food Cravings for Metabolic Flexibility and Healthy Weight Management Food cravings and the irresistible urge to eat unhealthy food are significant causes of weight gain leading to metabolic disorders. For example, as…

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Review of 17 Unique & Nutritional Molecules Improving Health

How these important nutrients & supplements might benefit our health & well-being based on years of research & experience. Remarkable Nutrients I Reviewed and Used Over the last four decades, I tried many nutritional supplements affecting my physical and mental health. However, my experimentation was not random. I followed a methodical approach to using supplements with…

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How to Get a Healthy Self-Employed Life

Insights from 40 years of employment in demanding workplaces explaining health and well-being benefits of self-employment after tasting it as sense of freedom Why I Still Work as Semi-Retired Entrepreneur and Keep Writing, Researching, and Producing Unless we inherit millions of dollars, luxury houses, and expensive properties from our wealthy parents or other family members or…

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How to Get Insulin Sensitive & Reduce Risks of Major Metabolic Disorders

Practical lifestyle solutions, health benefits of eliminating insulin resistance, and having an insulin-sensitive body Insulin Resistance and Sensitivity in a Nutshell Our health heavily depends on the functioning of metabolism. As I posted several articles about insulin resistance within fat loss and healthy weight management perspectives, my subscribers want to know more about insulin’s impact and…

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Five Practical Steps to Beat Chronic Stress for a Healthy & Satisfying Life

How to improve physical & mental health by responding to daily stressors methodically & mindfully for creating a resilient life We Need A Methodical Stress Management System Chronic stress is not a trivial matter. It is the root cause of significant physical and mental ailments. Our quality of life and satisfaction depends on how we…

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Ten Practical Steps Fixed Lucy’s Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Her unbearable fatigue looked like a metaphorical onion with multiple layers. Addressing each layer with the help of medical specialists and a psychotherapist identified underlying causes and solved Lucy’s chronic fatigue syndrome holistically. Then, she re-experienced an abundance of energy. Why Lucy Felt So Tired All the Time Lucy always felt tired and sluggish in her mid-twenties.…

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Fixing Three Health Conditions Accelerated Rosalia’s Fat Loss

These cultural and health issues were causing her fat gain, brain fog, anxiety, and mild depression. The Cultural Effects of Food In Rosalia’s Weight Gain Since her childhood, Rosalia has had significant digestive issues. Her parents migrated from South Italy had a solid hedonistic tendency towards food. Her immediate and extended family considered food as entertainment…

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Five Game-Changing Tips to Design a Customized Diet to Thrive

Why customizing our diet matters and what we can do about it The Importance of a Customized Diet for Health Finding an ideal diet and choosing it is not a trivial task. There are so many eating regimes and protocols. The web is full of confusing diet advice. Most of the content is biased as they are…

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Three Practical Tips to Become Fat-Adapted and Shorten Waistline

Why fat-adaptation is critical to healthy weight management and how we can achieve this valuable state An Abundant Energy Source for the Body and Brain Humans desire a healthy weight and great body composition for various reasons. When we get fat-adapted, we put our bodies into an ideal state to burn stored fat effortlessly. Fat-adaption is the…

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Valuable Life Lessons from Personal Stories On Medium

A summary of valuable perspectives gained from people whose paths crossed with mine via serendipitous encounters Interesting Relationships in Personal Stories Some people leave remarkable impressions on our lives. Friends, relatives, colleagues, professionals, mentors, community members, even strangers can play a role in our decision-making. Beautiful relationships remain in fond memories whether they bring joy or…

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Three Tips to Eliminate Insulin Resistance and Shrink Waistline

No matter how young we are, unless we address insulin resistance and become insulin sensitive, our waistlines will grow The critical role of insulin resistance on fat loss and decreasing the waistline Do you want to shrink the size of your waistline and gain a defined body? Are you a lazy or hardworking person? The second…

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How Solving Three Mental Issues Tripled Ariana’s Happiness

Modest thought and behavior changes can create ripple effects for a joyful life. Ariana’s Sad yet Empowering Story When she was five years old, Ariana’s teachers identified her as a child prodigy. This realization made her parents and siblings proud. She learned much faster than her friends. Her cognitive brain processed information quicker. However, her limbic…

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Three Practical Postural Tips Learned from a Physiotherapist to Beat Back Pain

Why ergonomics and good posture is critical for physical and mental health and how we correct postural issues My Poignant Experience of Back Pain Living with pain was not fun when I worked full time and studied part-time ambitiously. Fortunately, my private health insurance covered alternative therapies such as physiotherapy, osteopathy, kinesiology, myotherapy, remedial massage, and acupuncture…

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Five Powerful Tools to Regulate Emotions & Knock Chronic Stress

Practical insights and empowering perspectives from psychoneuroendocrinology Why should we take the responsibility and burden of others’ disappointments? Psychoneuroendocrinology is a big word to pronounce. It may scare some of us. It is a relatively new discipline giving us valuable perspectives into the inseparable body and mind connection, particularly in dealing with toxic stress. This…

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Stopping Rumination Made Olivia a Triple Champion

Transformation of a person who dramatically improved her physical and mental health, and developed better relationships Olivia’s Background Briefly This is a transforming story of a woman whose first career created havoc in her physical and mental health and ruined her relationships for many years. She was having the same thoughts over and over again.…

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Beating Fat by Understanding the Fat Metabolism

Five Tips to Melt Visceral Fat and Have a Defined Belly Undoubtedly, visceral body fat poses health risks. Tapping into our belly fat can be challenging if don’t meet the fat-burning requirements of the body. Abdominal fat is extra obstinate due to the hormonal effects of insulin and cortisol hormones coded in our survival system. However,…

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Why Do We Need Vitamin K2?

The importance of vitamin K2 (menaquinones) for cardiovascular, kidney, osteoporosis, and dental health based on a review of scientific papers I have been using vitamin D for a long time. I did not know about K2 (menaquinone) in my younger years but heard a lot about K1 (phylloquinone). I thought they had the same functions.…

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Three Tips to Prevent & Treat ObesityThe obesity epidemic causes suffering and kills millions of people, but it is preventable

Obesity is preventable and treatable. According to World Health Organization (WHO), worldwide obesity has nearly tripled since 1975. Almost 2 billion people are overweight. Unfortunately, over 340 million children and adolescents were overweight or obese in 2016. WHO coined the term “globesity” for the obesity epidemic. “At the other end of the malnutrition scale, obesity…

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Updates from Euphoria on Medium

Selected articles from health, mental health, fitness, lifestyle, and self-improvement topics Dear Subscribers. I have written around 1550 articles on Medium since 2019, hosting only around 10% of the selected articles on Euphoria for my loyal readers interested in health and self-improvement topics. I strive to provide carefully curated content for my audience. I host…

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Five Tips to Melt Visceral Fat and Have a Defined Belly

Beating Fat by Understanding the Fat Metabolism Undoubtedly, visceral body fat poses health risks. Tapping into our belly fat can be challenging if don’t meet the fat-burning requirements of the body. Abdominal fat is extra obstinate due to the hormonal effects of insulin and cortisol hormones coded in our survival system. However, with a few…

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Meta Collection of Featured Stories

Easy access to daily selected stories from engaging writers of ILLUMINATION — Volume 3–2022 Dear Readers, We wish you a happy, healthy, and successful New Year. We are delighted to get significant contributions from many writers on Medium. Now, 13,700+ writers contribute to ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications on Medium, sharing eclectic stories on hundreds of topics every day. These…

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January 2022 Updates from Euphoria

Selected articles from health, mental health, fitness, lifestyle, and self-improvement topics Dear Subscribers. Happy February. This post is my second newsletter for subscribers of Euphoria. As mentioned in the previous post, I have written around 1550 articles on Medium since 2019, hosting only around 10% of the selected articles on Euphoria for my loyal readers…

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Selected Articles from Euphoria Publication on Medium

Dear Subscribers, Happy New Year. This post is my first newsletter from Euphoria. I am inspired to send this post based on feedback from some readers who recommended sending a monthly newsletter to keep them current with my content on Medium. I have written 1528 articles on Medium since 2019. However, I host only around…

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Trending Health Articles on Medium

Dear subscribers, In this post, I share my recent trending stories related to health and mental health topics on Medium. I hope you find them helpful. Thank you for your ongoing support. Thank you for reading my articles. I write on Medium and NewsBreak. If you enjoy writing, you can join Vocal as a creator to find your voice and reach…

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Curated 100 Articles on Vocal Media

In this post, I share my selected 100 articles published on Vocal Media. If you enjoy writing, you can join Vocal as a creator to find your voice, reach out to a broad audience, and earn income from your articles. I also write on Medium and NewsBreak.  Please enjoy these articles freely available to all Internet users. Design Thinking for…

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Three Tips to Activate Autophagy

The natural self-eating process built in our bodies eliminates our zombie cells, viruses, bacteria, pathogens, and harmful proteins. Self-eating is a miracle of the human body. Research studies reveal this pleasant mystery and the paradox of eating useless parts of our bodies. The process is called autophagy in science. Autophagy studies are intense in medicine…

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How to Access Udemy Discounted Courses

Links to discounted courses up to 80% Eudemy is an online course provider for professional adults and students You can find hundreds of courses on various topics. Here are two links that give you access to discounted courses up to 90% off. Deal extended: Courses Up To 85% Off Deal extended: Courses Up To 90%…

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Collection of Editor Bios on Illumination

Meet Editors of Illumination Integrated Publications Upon request from our publication writers and readers, we started introducing editors of Illumination Integrated Publications. Editors play a critical role by reviewing submitted stories, screening them to prevent harmful content, and improving the quality of stories. More than 12,500 writers contribute to these publications. Based on our diversity…

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Longevity Tips

Sorry to disappoint you, but there is no cure to death at this stage. However, most of us want to live as long as possible. Having a quality life even at older ages matters to us. I can’t imagine anyone who wants to suffer from physical and mental pain at any age. Many longevity scientists…

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Inspiring Articles for Investors

In this post, I share my recent trending articles about investors, published on Medium. I am inspired to write this piece after receiving encouraging feedback from my readers about my recent articles on Warren Buffet and Ray Dalio. Several subscribed readers wanted to read more similar stories as they find them valuable. Honouring their feedback,…

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Valuable Investment Ideas from Warren Buffett to Beginners

The stock market is one of the most complex economic, financial, and business constructs. Even people with many years of experience struggle to understand and find it difficult to swim in this vast ocean. Warren Buffett is one of the most successful stock market investors with many decades of proven experience. He is 91 years…

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How to Become an Entprepreneur

Seven Psychological Reasons to Become an Entrepreneur The psychology of entrepreneurship is complex and paradoxical. It depicts many factors related to entrepreneurs’ personality, physical health, mental health, mindset, emotional traits, spiritual connections, culture, lifestyle choices, and worldviews. Thank you for reading my perspectives.Do You Want to Become A Sexy Entrepreneur?If so, you may read these…

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Recent aRticles on Technology Hits

The impact of artificial intelligence on society I published the following technology-related articles on Medium. About the Author I am a technologist, postdoctoral researcher, author of several books, editor, and digital marketing strategist with four decades of industry experience. I write articles on Medium, NewsBreak, and Vocal Media. On Medium, I established ILLUMINATION, ILLUMINATION-Curated, ILLUMINATION’ S…

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The Role of Karma in Mental Health and Well-Being

Meaning of karma for self-awareness, self-acceptance, self-love, and self-esteem — a personal perspective It dawned on me at earlier ages that my life was controlled by fear and guilt induced by authority figures. My parents, relatives, teachers, and even close friends were using these emotions to control my life. This awareness in my younger years…

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12 Bullet Proof Life Hacks

12 Bullet Proof Life Hacks Hundreds of physical, mental, and emotional constructs impact our personal and professional development. So there are many more in my life, but these 12 life-hacks are only highlights that made a significant impact. I encapsulate them and explain each point briefly on how they produced excellent results in all domains. 1 — Ketosis…

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What is the Genesis Block, & why is it so important?

Before touching on the importance of the Genesis Block, I’d like to define a block in the Blockchain context. You can visualize a block like a record book for transactions. In technical terms, a block is a permanent transaction file in the digital currency network. Crypto miners who solve complex math problems receive a reward…

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Recent Studies on Neurological Effects of Covid-19

This section provides indications on neurological effects of the Covid-19 virus from several scientific papers and medical articles that I recently reviewed from reliable sources. According to this paper, “increasing evidence suggests that infection with Sars-CoV-2 causes neurological deficits in a substantial proportion of affected patients. While these symptoms arise acutely during the course of…

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Major Concerns of Deep Fake Technology

My purpose in this section is not to scare people but to give a more balanced perspective on the pros and cons of deep fake video and audio technologies. The key point is while we take advantage of these technologies, we also need to be mindful of their risks and take cautions proactively and collaboratively.…

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An Overview of Deep Fake Technology

Deep fake audio and video technologies can be used separately and together. There are different use cases for each and their combined uses. However, the combination can create more convincing results in the end products. Within the computer vision field, deep fake videos use artificial intelligence technologies including machine learning, deep learning, neural networks, generative…

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Re-Examine Deep Fake Technologies with Firmer Measures

A viewpoint & informed approach to deal with a double-edged sword posing critical risks for individuals & society. Imagine your friends call you one day for a viral video showing your face, your naked body, including your voice, in a malicious post. You don’t remember posting such a video. And you cannot believe your shocking…

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Dysautonomia in Awareness MonthWhy does dysautonomia matter, and what can we do about it now?

Dysautonomia affects over 70 million people globally. The condition relates to our well-being, physical and mental health. October is dysautonomia awareness month. Dysautonomia International launched the first Dysautonomia Awareness Month campaign in October 2012. Since then, many people have participated in collaborative activities. These activities aim to reduce diagnostic delays, improve resources, create compassion for…

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Rocket League

Rocket League: A super explosion of a game in the United States and becoming widespread globally Technology plays a vital role in human brain development. The developmental benefits are not only for children but also for adults. If you are into online gaming, probably you heard about Rocket League. This popular game is not ordinary;…

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Neurological Effects of Covid-19 Virus from Preliminary Studies

Even though very little known so far, scientific reviews indicate direct/indirect neuro-invasive, neuro-inflammatory, neuro-psychiatric, & neuro-psychological risks of the Covid-19 virus The brain is a critical organ for the body to function correctly. As I introduced before, the human defence system is very complex, displaying both physical and mental effects. Understanding immunity on nervous and…

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Innovative lifestyle choices can significantly impact health, fitness, and well-being when they turn into a life philosophy.

Whatever gets focus and attention can grow, sustain, and dominate, whether good or bad. The brain does not distinguish excellent or lousy input unless we intentionally filter with a mindful approach. Instead, it creates neural pathways based on the intensity and frequency of information from various senses, whether good or bad. So, our focus and…

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Reflections from My 14 Day Compulsory Isolation that Ended Yesterday

I completed mandatory isolation requirements teaching me valuable life lesson Context Two weeks ago, my partner tested positive with the Covid virus showing symptoms even though she was vaccinated and at optimal health state. The initial symptoms were typical. An unexpected and intense neck pain was the reason for her to get tested. However, after…

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Simple Tips for Freelancers to Get the Best Out of Pinterest

Step by step guides creating pinboards and sharing content on Pinterest easily and quickly You don’t have to spend hours sharing content on Pinterest. Creating a pin for each post takes fewer than 20 seconds once you make a board or become part of someone’s board. Pinterest can be an ideal platform for freelancers to…

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How to Attract Loving People with Self-Love to Our Lives

An empowering mindset and cognitive perspective to our mental health and relationships Believe it or not, our mindsets, attitudes, and cognitive perspectives determine the type of people we attract to our lives. While one mindset keeps us in light, another holds us in the darkness. Mindful self-love opens the door to loving people to enter…

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Top Seven Social Media Tools for Freelance Writers to Amplify Content

How writers and bloggers can use social media platforms meaningfully and productively with minimal effort I see social media as a serendipity machine for writers and readers. Sharing content on social media can be beneficial for freelance writers. The bigger and more engaging your network, the better visibility you can gain via social media. However…

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