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    A Unique Perspective on Aging

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Apr 5, 2017 10:43:55 AM

    At a time when many people are living longer, more creatively and functionally, historic notions of what it's like to grow old are changing. Aging Wisely… Wisdom of our Elders is a unique resource that reflects the ideas, opinions and experiences of a diverse group of senior citizens. Each story provides a unique perspective on the physical, emotional, and social aspects of growing old from those who have made the journey. 

    Each chapter presents an aspect of aging including a discussion of physical changes, emotional losses, and financials, as well as what contributes to satisfaction and happiness in later years. Every personal story closes with “Reflections for the Readers”, a series of questions correlated to the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) Core Competencies.

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    Topics: allied health, geriatrics, New Text, gerontology, AGHE, Personal Health, siegel, aging, aging wisely, association for gerontology in higher education, silverman

    2014 Best Jobs in the US

    Posted by Tory Jones on Apr 2, 2014 1:17:02 PM

    US News & World Report just released their list of the Best Jobs of 2014, and 40 of the top 100 picks are health care jobs. Among other criteria, US News selected and ranked these jobs based on the number of expected openings, advancement opportunities, career fulfillment and salary expectations.

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    Topics: allied health, Health, registered nurse, respiratory therapist, health administration, health professionals, Health Professions, Health Science, nurse practitioner, Pharmacy, physical therapy, Medication, Health care, National Health, Personal Health, Pharmaceutical sciences, Physical Therapist Assistant, Respiratory Care, allied health professional, Careers, Health Care Industry, Occupational Therapist, Pharmacist, Physician, Speech-Language Pathologist

    Just Published: Guide to Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice, Third Edition

    Posted by Tory Jones on Mar 14, 2014 8:52:29 AM

    The number 1 evidence-based practice textbook for Physical Therapists and students has been updated to a new edition!

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    Topics: allied health, Health, New Edition, evidence-based practice, health professionals, Health Professions, New Text, physical therapy, new edition, Personal Health, physical therapist, physical therapy, allied health professional, Evidence-Based Medicine

    New Releases in CourseSmart: Health Science & Health Administration

    Posted by admin on Aug 4, 2011 9:12:54 AM

    New CourseSmart Releases in Health Science:

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    Topics: New Edition, administration, health administration, Health Science, nutrition, Public Health, Law, new edition, finance, Human Sexuality, National Health, Personal Health, Sports, USA, athletic training, Finance, Healthy living, Policies, sports

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