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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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registered dietitian

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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healthcare jobs

 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 »

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nutrition

Nursing is among the fastest growing career fields of the 21st century. And, with increasing concerns about the widespread issues of obesity and illness in this country, having knowledge about nutrition and its role in a healthy lifestyle is more important than ever. Particularly for nurses and healthcare providers, a deeper understanding of the role… Read more »

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being a dietitian

Choosing a career can be much like choosing a partner in life. The most important aspects of day-to-day life would be good to know before making the leap!  Job titles, educational requirements and salary are all important points to consider. But, perhaps even more importantly are questions of job satisfaction and everyday life. If you… Read more »

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healthcare

As numbers across industries from 2017 roll in, one thing became abundantly clear: health care just became the largest employer in the US. Led by factors which affect need (such as an aging population), as well as the factors which make working in health care rewarding, half of the fastest growing jobs and some of… Read more »