Archive for August, 2012

Tween obesity.

The term tween refers to the youngsters who are between 8 and 12 years old. This period is also described as the time when a kid (usually female) is too old for toys, but too young for relationships. This time might be quite difficult for the kids. Especially when it concerns social and psychological issues. They want to be teens but they are kids who are not accepted too seriously by others. Well, of course childhood is wonderful time. But by saying difficult time I try to point out some psychological and social issues. It might be more difficult if a kid of this age suffers from obesity. Well, obesity at any age is not good. But for tweens it might be unbearable experience.

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Body Art: the Body Revolution

Body art is one of the forms of the conceptual art where the main object of the creative process is the human body. The meaning of the composition is revealed by the posing, gestures and painting the body, of course. The human body is seen as the object being manipulated.

The artist is interested in creating the immediate impression. The body art is a part of the action art which is characterized by the performance as the art process. The composition of the body art may be performed just in front of the viewers and recorded for the later playing in the exhibition halls. The artists may use various manipulations, sometimes rather painful. Foe example, one of the performances included dancing to the exhaustion. One of the most famous artists was lying in the sun with an open book on his chest while all his skin except this area became suntanned.

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Improve your memory

Today I would like to share the tips that hopefully would help you to improve your memory and to increase your brain power. They are really easy to follow. The only thing you need is patience. And of course do the exercises regularly. So let’s get started.

Do not overwhelm yourself with the tasks. Plan your time. It is a must. You should relax when your body needs it. I know hard work would bring you success and everything you want. But what about your health? Just think it over.

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The Liver Graft Makes the Patient 10 Years Younger

The 61-year old citizen of India who was suffering from the severe liver disease was healed. He got rid of the most part of his pains and chronic illnesses and started looking more than ten years younger. He has undergone the complicated surgery of the liver transplantation. The liver transplanted to him was taken from the 12-year student.

The dying man was waiting for the rescuing surgery since 2008. The surgeons from one of the local hospitals provided a salvation to him, having offered to transplant a liver of a young man who was a victim of a car accident. The 61-year old man suffering from the excruciating pains was happy to give his agreement to the surgery to be carried out. In less than a year he found himself in the focus of all the world breaking news. The doctors from the whole state came to see the surprising phenomenon with their own eyes. Now this is the central medical event for the whole world.

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Thai Chi – Your Ultimate Force

The life style promoted by big cities is far from ideal. At work we need to concentrate on a number of tasks at once, at spare time we are summoned to attend fitness center or perform other dynamic activities. It can help to keep fit, but it if you want to reach the internal harmony amidst this chaos you should use a different practice – Thai Chi, which came to us from China and presents a particular combination of yoga and meditation.

This kind of activity is available to all people irrespectively to their physical skills and abilities. All exercises are done in a slow and graceful manner. You can choose your own pace which suits your inner state best.

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Chicklit

Recently I have heard an interesting story about the motivation of one famous writer to start creating books. He began to write himself because his wife was a fan of so called harlequin novels, or in simpler words chicklit. He said they were so awful that he just had to start writing something good.

Anyway, the level of popularity of these books with pure romance on the pages is higher than I can understand. And even the most intelligent women love to be absorbed in this sea of false passion. Let’s think a bit why it is so.

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Protest Art

What art means to you? I’m sure that for many it is something that stands far from protests and social activism. But there is so called protest art that deals with different social movements and social activism as well. Quite often contemporary artists are against the system, authorities and everything that could limit them ideologically. Sometimes it seems like they just exploit the subject to attract one’s attention to their activities.

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