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Nurse practitioners are healthcare professionals that are trained and licensed to practice medicine, diagnosis and treat acute illnesses and diseases. There are many nursing specialties in demand and the growth projections within the job market are very strong. Within the healthcare community, nurse practitioners are an extremely valuable part of providing adequate care for people…. Read more »

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The nursing industry has always been and continues to be dominated by women.  However, that’s all changing. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor, the number of men joining the nursing field has tripled since 1970. Today, about 13 percent of nurses are males, and the number is predicted to continue rising as more men… Read more »

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Dietitians are found working anywhere people and food are involved. They use their dietetic knowledge and skills to design nutrition programs, apply medical nutrition in hospitals and therapy programs, promote health initiatives, develop health regulations, and even undertake nutritional research. They are fully-trained in many workplace responsibilities, including leadership, education, management and communication. However, if… Read more »

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The trend to work from home is growing, especially for parents who are looking to stay at home with their kids and still manage a career. Working from home has many benefits, with greater freedom of time management arguably one of the most attractive benefits. The American Dietetic Association (ADA) reports that 95% of registered… Read more »

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As awareness of the vital role food and nutrition play in overall health increases, nursing professionals are being asked to expand their roles as caregivers to include diet and nutrition advice too. Typically, nursing students are asked to complete a basic accredited nutrition course in nursing school to graduate and are not extensively educated in… Read more »

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The healthcare sector in the U.S. has grown dramatically in the last decade.  In fact, according to bls.gov, it has grown more than ten times faster than the rest of the economy.  In comparison to the 1950s, healthcare jobs have skyrocketed from 3% of jobs to 13% today. Projections from 2012 show that hospitals will… Read more »

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If you have considered a career as a nutritionist or dietitian, you will be embarking on a rewarding and interesting experience.  In fact, the career outlook for these professions is outpacing all other occupations today. For instance, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2022, employment figures for these professions will climb to… Read more »

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If you are considering a career as a dietitian, you need to know what your options are when it comes to finding employment.  As a dietitian, you’ll discover a variety of career paths available today. In fact, it has never been easier to obtain a job as a full-time, temp-to-perm, temporary, or traveling dietitian.  In… Read more »

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 Few jobs are as stressful and demanding as those of the healthcare industry. As rewarding and honorable that it may be, it’s difficult to imagine how healthcare workers manage to stay positive and maintain morale.  Aspects of the job offer huge emotional hurdles. They must maintain stringent levels of cleanliness. They must deal with the emotional… Read more »