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dietitian vs nutritionist

Diet and nutrition are the key to any healthy lifestyle, right? Often considered synonymous in conversation, the two words are not interchangeable within the healthcare field. If you’re considering a career as either a dietitian or nutritionist, several key differences exist that you should take note of before making a long-term choice. Let’s put these… Read more »

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dialysis nurse

A dialysis nurse treats patients that suffer from acute and chronic renal (kidney) failure. What is dialysis? Kidneys are the organs that remove toxins and solubles from the bloodstream. When the kidneys are no longer able to perform their task, because of kidney disease, dialysis (renal replacement therapy) is a medical process which removes water,… Read more »

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dietitian jobs

If you are interested in health and wellness and enjoy working with people, a job as a dietitian might be a good fit for you.  Dietitian jobs are rapidly growing in America, with jobs increasing at an annual rate of 14%. Dietitians work in a variety of settings, from schools to nursing homes and much… Read more »

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health care professionals

As a healthcare professional, you may find it difficult to put the stresses of the job to the side. The needs of others often take precedence – for good reason – when we’re at work. The stakes are high. Often, patients need urgent help, and it’s part of our job to take care of them…. Read more »

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travel nurse

Travel the United States, have your housing paid for, get great pay and extra benefits. Sounds too good to be true, right? You’re wondering — where’s the catch? A travel nursing career has no catches, only challenges. While a career as a traveling nurse is incredibly rewarding and can offer life-changing experiences that you’ll cherish,… Read more »

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travel nurse

Whether you’re just starting your nursing career or you’ve been practicing for many years, there are several reasons to consider travel nursing. Let’s take a look at the top 5 of the best justifications as to why you should consider traveling nursing jobs. Better Pay Because many areas of the country are in desperate need… Read more »

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registered dietitian

In today’s health-conscious culture, more and more people are putting an emphasis on preventative health practices as a way to prolong not just the length of their life, but the quality of living as they age. One area in which the research is rapidly growing is within the science of nutrition. Becoming a registered dietitian… Read more »

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nutrition

If you have decided to pursue a career as a registered dietitian, you’ve made a wise choice.  With the wide variety of avenues available in this field, you’ll have opportunities to use your education and credentials to explore different career paths.  You’ll also be in a position to help people improve their quality of life…. Read more »

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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 »