<![CDATA[AlliedHealthWorld.com]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/ Fri, 16 Oct 2020 10:21:34 +0000 Fri, 16 Oct 2020 10:21:34 +0000 info@quinstreet.com(Saifuddin Vaid) Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[8 Schools That Can Help You Turn Your BSN into a Master's Degree in Nursing]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/8-schools-with-bsn-to-msn-programs.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/8-schools-with-bsn-to-msn-programs.html Check out these eight schools that can help you turn your BSN into an MSN and potentially a career as a nurse practitioner, nurse midwife, clinical nurse specialist, or nurse educator.]]> Thu, 24 Mar 2016 17:43:00 +0000 <![CDATA[10 Health Careers with Runaway Growth]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-fast-growing-allied-health-tech-jobs.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-fast-growing-allied-health-tech-jobs.html When you think of health care jobs, physicians and nurses may be the first workers to come to mind. However, they represent only a few of the many people employed in the medical field.]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:56:00 +0000 <![CDATA[High-Paying Health Care Careers You Can Do With a Bachelor's Degree]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/high-paying-health-care-careers-you-can-do-with-a-bachelors-degree.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/high-paying-health-care-careers-you-can-do-with-a-bachelors-degree.html Check out these twelve health care careers that pay above the national average and require 4 years of school or less.]]> Mon, 11 May 2015 19:13:00 +0000 <![CDATA[What Makes Allied Health a Good Career Choice?]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/what-makes-allied-health-a-good-career-choice.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/what-makes-allied-health-a-good-career-choice.html Allied health professions represent a huge branch of the health care industry. They are our midwives, nutritionists, lab techs, personal trainers, paramedics and more, providing specialized support and technical skills for our doctors and physicians.]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Finding the Right Allied Health School]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/finding-the-right-allied-health-school.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/finding-the-right-allied-health-school.html How do you find the right allied health school? Here are a few tips to make the search a bit easier.]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:56:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Venipuncture Tips and Tools for Allied Health Care Students]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/venipuncture-tips-and-tools-for-allied-health-care-students.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/venipuncture-tips-and-tools-for-allied-health-care-students.html You may think a health career isn't for you because it involves needles. But oftentimes it's not the fear of needles that keeps people from these careers, but the fear of hurting a patient. Learn about a tool that can alleviate this fear.]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Apps to Help Health Care Professionals on the Job]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/apps-help-health-care-professionals-on-job.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/apps-help-health-care-professionals-on-job.html Learn more about some of the cutting edge apps being used by health care professionals and how they can help you in your health care career.]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Health Care IT Careers: What to Know for 2015]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/health-care-it-careers-2015.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/health-care-it-careers-2015.html The need for health care IT workers is high, and job growth is expected to be in the double digits through 2022. Find out what it takes to enter this growing field and the type of salary health care tech professionals command.]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:02:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Allied Health Professionals Make a Difference for Alzheimer's Patients]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/allied-health-professionals-make-a-difference-for-alzheimers-patients.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/allied-health-professionals-make-a-difference-for-alzheimers-patients.html Alzheimer's patients need a great deal of medical care, and their loved ones need a great deal of support. Allied health professionals are there to help those who suffer from the disease, as well as those who care for them.]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 23:14:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Finding Purpose by Serving Others: Health Care Careers Helping Veterans]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/health-care-careers-helping-veterans.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/health-care-careers-helping-veterans.html Meet former U.S. Marine Michael Lewis and learn how he carved out a career helping our nation's heroes -- and how you can, too, with an allied health care career.]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 21:11:00 +0000 <![CDATA[10 Important Health Careers in the Treatment of Diabetes]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-health-careers-treatment-diabetes.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-health-careers-treatment-diabetes.html Diabetes demands a full team of health care providers. These allied health professionals should definitely be on the diabetes team in order to ensure a full, healthy life for someone living with the disease.]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:13:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Hot in Health Care: 5 Most-Searched Medical Jobs]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-most-searched-medical-jobs.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-most-searched-medical-jobs.html Health care offers a wealth of employment opportunities, from nursing to medical assisting or occupational and physical therapy -- and it doesn't take a Ph.D. or medical degree to land one of the hottest jobs in the profession, either. Some hot health care jobs may require as little as one year of training and education.]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:15:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Cutting-Edge Care and Career Opportunities at University Medical Centers]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/state-of-the-art-medical-centers.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/state-of-the-art-medical-centers.html Numerous health care centers at universities around the country are breaking ground or being renovated or expanded. Whether you are interested in attending these institutions or simply thinking ahead to your employment prospects once you have completed a program elsewhere, such futuristic university health centers are worthy of consideration.]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:48:00 +0000 <![CDATA[How Some Top University Medical Centers Are Treating Breast Cancer]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/university-medical-centers-treating-breast-cancer.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/university-medical-centers-treating-breast-cancer.html University breast cancer treatment centers are on the cutting edge of treatment and research, making them great places to establish a health care career.]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[5 Health Care Careers on the Front Lines of Fighting Breast Cancer]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-health-care-careers-fighting-breast-cancer.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-health-care-careers-fighting-breast-cancer.html There are a number of health care professionals helping women fight breast cancer. Learn more about the role these heroes play in treating breast cancer every day.]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Allied Health Care: Tips for Entry-Level Workers]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/allied-health-care-tips-entry-level-workers.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/allied-health-care-tips-entry-level-workers.html Even the most seasoned health care professionals once were new to their careers. Landing your first job in allied health can be stressful, but there are many ways new graduates of vocational schools or community college training programs can quickly assimilate into the health care workforce.]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:50:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Cutting-Edge Tech for Respiratory Therapists and Patients]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/technology-aids-respiratory-therapists_patients.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/technology-aids-respiratory-therapists_patients.html Sleep apnea can lead to many problems, the least of which is a bad night's sleep and an irritated spouse. New health care technology can measure a variety of sleep factors, including sleep apnea.]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Smartphones and the Future of Health Information Technology]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/smartphones-future-of-health-information-technology.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/smartphones-future-of-health-information-technology.html As people conduct more of their daily lives on their smartphones, it was only a matter of time before they began managing their health on their phones as well. Learn about potentially life-saving health information technology available from your very own smartphone.]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:22:00 +0000 <![CDATA[5 innovations that could change health care forever]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-innovations-change-health-care.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-innovations-change-health-care.html From diagnostic imaging and electronic records to nanostructures and telemedicine, technology has brought big changes to the health care field. Here are 5 new ideas set to reshape the industry.]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:03:00 +0000 <![CDATA[What You Need to Know About Urgent Care Facilities]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/what-to-know-urgent-care-facilities.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/what-to-know-urgent-care-facilities.html Urgent care facilities can save a patient time and money when compared with the services of a conventional emergency room. Learn what you need to know about urgent care.]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:48:00 +0000 <![CDATA[9 tips to choose the best medical billing and coding software]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/best-medical-billing-and-coding-software.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/best-medical-billing-and-coding-software.html Choosing the best medical billing and coding software can help ensure that your practice or organization is on top of the latest requirements. But how do you narrow down the options? Here are a few tips.]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:32:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Top 10 States for Substance Abuse Counselors: Ranked by AlliedHealthWorld.com]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/top-10-states-substance-abuse-counselors.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/top-10-states-substance-abuse-counselors.html Substance abuse counselors have the opportunity to not only make a difference in the lives of others, but in their communities as well. This list demonstrates those opportunities can be found throughout the country.]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 04:09:00 +0000 <![CDATA[It's Thyme to Learn About Herbal Medicine]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/learn-about-herbal-medicine.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/learn-about-herbal-medicine.html Herbal medicine is gaining ground as a legitimate way to combat illness and boost health. Learn more about herbal medicine and the health care practitioners who tout its benefits.]]> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:29:00 +0000 <![CDATA[6 in-demand health care jobs that pay $50K (or more)]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/helping-careers-6-in-demand-health-care-jobs-that-pay-50k-or-more.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/helping-careers-6-in-demand-health-care-jobs-that-pay-50k-or-more.html Looking for a job that makes a difference and a comfortable salary? Look to health care. Here are six in-demand health care jobs that pay at least $50K on average (plus dividends in good karma).]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:13:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Workplace Workouts]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/workplace-workouts https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/workplace-workouts If it seems nearly impossible to fit fitness into your hectic daily routine, try fitting exercise into your work day and incorporating movement into your schedule.]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:33:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing an Allied Health School]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/avoid-mistakes-choosing-allied-health-school.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/avoid-mistakes-choosing-allied-health-school.html Choosing the right school can make a huge difference in your future career path. Here are some of the most common mistakes students make when choosing allied health schools and how to avoid them.]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:27:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Dr. Oz Goes to Washington]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/dr-oz-goes-to-washington.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/dr-oz-goes-to-washington.html What happens when the host and guests of a popular TV show make claims about weight loss products that haven't been substantiated by the FDA? Find out what happened when celebrity Dr. Mehmet Oz, friend of Oprah and host of "The Dr. Oz Show," went to Washington.]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:28:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Is it APPlicable: Privacy Concerns with Mobile Apps]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/is-it-applicable-privacy-concerns-with-mobile-apps.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/is-it-applicable-privacy-concerns-with-mobile-apps.html Mobile apps designed to help us gain and maintain health have exploded in the past year or so. They can be a great tool in health management, but what about privacy concerns?]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 21:56:00 +0000 <![CDATA[A Discussion with Dr. Caprice Greenberg, Part 2]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/a-discussion-with-dr.-caprice-greenberg-part-2.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/a-discussion-with-dr.-caprice-greenberg-part-2.html Dr. Caprice Greenberg is exploring Google Glass to discover how this cutting-edge technology can be used in the operating room. In part 2 of our discussion with Dr. Greenberg, we learn more about her work with Google Glass and other new technologies.]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 21:23:00 +0000 <![CDATA[A Discussion with Dr. Caprice Greenberg, Associate Professor of Surgery]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/a-discussion-with-dr.-caprice-greenberg-associate-professor-of-surgery.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/a-discussion-with-dr.-caprice-greenberg-associate-professor-of-surgery.html Dr. Caprice Greenberg, along with her husband, Dr. Jacob Greenberg, are pioneers in use of Google Glass in surgery. Learn more about Dr. Greenberg's work with Google Glass, along with more about how and why she became a surgeon.]]> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 22:56:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Seeing the Future of Medicine with Google Glass]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/seeing-the-future-of-medicine-with-google-glass.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/seeing-the-future-of-medicine-with-google-glass.html Google Glass is seen by many as a high-tech toy for spoiled techies, but this is far from the case. Google Glass is being used for many important endeavors, including health care applications. Learn how one doctor is using Google Glass to change the way doctors learn surgical procedures.]]> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 23:56:00 +0000 <![CDATA[State of Emergency Medical Care in the U.S.]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/emergency-medical-care https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/emergency-medical-care Emergency medical care is failing citizens of the U.S. Find out what's wrong and how you can help!]]> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Fastest Growing Occupations in the Allied Health Field]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/fastest-growth-allied-health.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/fastest-growth-allied-health.html Looking for a career in allied health? There are many positions that may experience solid growth in the coming years.]]> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[10 Dietetics and Nutrition Programs to Check Out]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-dietetics-and-nutrition-programs-to-check-out.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-dietetics-and-nutrition-programs-to-check-out.html As health care professionals and members of the media continue to shine light on the role of food in human wellness, some dietetics programs are stepping up. Here are 10 dietetics and nutrition programs that can help you learn the real story of nutrition.]]> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Combating Substance Abuse]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/combating-substance-abuse-html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/combating-substance-abuse-html How can we combat substance abuse? AlliedHealthWorld.com spoke to Dr. Jonathan Brady about the subject.]]> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 22:23:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Obesity as a Matter of Public Health]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/obesity_public_health.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/obesity_public_health.html Should the government work towards making obesity a matter of public policy? Or should it be a matter of personal responsibility?]]> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 01:32:00 +0000 <![CDATA[What is a Healthy Diet?]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/healthy-diet.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/healthy-diet.html What constitutes a healthy diet?]]> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 18:20:00 +0000 <![CDATA[10 Schools Driving Healthcare Innovation]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-schools-driving-healthcare-innovation.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-schools-driving-healthcare-innovation.html A handful of universities across the country are using novel research and fresh approaches to help bring a positive change to the way we manage our health. Check out these 10 schools on the leading edge of innovation in healthcare science and services.]]> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Is Fast Food Addictive?]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/fast-food-addiction.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/fast-food-addiction.html Could Americans be addicted to eating fast food?]]> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 18:40:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Gluten for Punishment: Celiac Disease and a Gluten-Free Diet]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/gluten-free-diet.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/gluten-free-diet.html Many people are eliminating gluten from their diet, even if they do not have Celiac disease. Find out why here!]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 19:56:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Video Games for Mental Health]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/mental-health-games.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/mental-health-games.html In order to help people cope with their mental illnesses, some people have created video games that revolve around these diseases and ways to live with them.]]> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 23:51:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Happiness versus Meaning in Life]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/Happiness-and-meaning.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/Happiness-and-meaning.html What happens when we decided to pursue a meaningful life instead of a happy one?]]> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:11:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Sleeptexting Can Have Serious Health Consequences]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/sleeptexting-health-consequences.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/sleeptexting-health-consequences.html Young adults are beginning to experience sleeptexting, which may have serious consequences for their mental and physical health.]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 17:57:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Python Plasma for Heart Health]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/python-plasma.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/python-plasma.html Python plasma may hold medical properties that can help with heart defects, high blood pressure, and diabetes.]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[EHR Rankings: Who Has KLAS?]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/EHR-rankings.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/EHR-rankings.html EHR rankings released by KLAS Research show which digital recording system works the best for their customers.]]> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 17:08:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Environmental Toxins Create Health Concerns]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/environmental-toxins.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/environmental-toxins.html The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women released a report on the dangers of environmentally toxic substances. These chemicals may interfere with pregnancies and cause health problems in adults.]]> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 17:37:00 +0000 <![CDATA[New iPhone Helps Mobile Health]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/iPhone-mobile-health.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/iPhone-mobile-health.html With the new M7 processor, the iPhone 5s may help with the progress of mobile health around the globe.]]> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 17:49:00 +0000 <![CDATA[5 go-to university extension programs for disaster preparedness advice]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-go-to-university-extension-programs-for-disaster-preparedness-advice.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/5-go-to-university-extension-programs-for-disaster-preparedness-advice.html How do you prepare for something you can't predict? When it comes to emergency management and disaster preparedness, these university extension programs are an excellent place to start.]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 17:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA["Lab on a Chip" Testing Could Revolutionize Global Health Care]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/lab-on-a-chip-testing.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/lab-on-a-chip-testing.html Reliable field testing for HIV has proven to be one of the more difficult problems in global medicine distribution, but new diagnostic technology might have an answer.]]> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:43:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Bionic eyes bringing sight back to the blind]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/bionic-eyes.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/bionic-eyes.html In February, the FDA gave official market approval to a prosthetic retina device that may be able to restore partial sight to people with impaired vision.]]> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 16:24:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Medical Practice: The Growth of the Anti-Vaccine Movement]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/Anti-vaccine-movement.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/Anti-vaccine-movement.html Many are fighting against the common medical practice of getting vaccinated against preventable diseases. What impact is this having on the US?]]> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 22:02:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Begin Stage 2]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/Meaningful-use-stage-2.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/Meaningful-use-stage-2.html Many doctors and hospitals are requesting that the attestation period for Stage 2 Meaningful Use be extended.]]> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 22:40:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Rise of mobile health care]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/mobile-health.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/mobile-health.html mHealth can help doctors and hospitals save money and provide more efficient care for their patients.]]> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 17:13:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Edible medical tech monitors when patients take their meds]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/edible-medical-tech.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/edible-medical-tech.html Intelligent pills could transmit data to skin patches and smartphones, revealing overuse or underuse of patients' medications.]]> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 14:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[New technology for bladder cancer testing]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/new-bladder-cancer-testing.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/new-bladder-cancer-testing.html An innovative test for bladder cancer could use a urine sample rather than invasive, costly procedures like cystoscopies.]]> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 14:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Using PET to scan for depression]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/pet-scans-for-depression.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/pet-scans-for-depression.html PET scans can explore areas of the brain linked to depression, with surprising results.]]> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 17:21:00 +0000 <![CDATA[App Tests Players' Balance on the Sidelines]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/app-tests-balance.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/app-tests-balance.html A new iOS app can assess a player's balance, checking for a potential symptom of head injury.]]> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 16:09:00 +0000 <![CDATA[10 medical schools that deserve a second look]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-medical-schools-that-deserve-a-second-look.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/10-medical-schools-that-deserve-a-second-look.html If you've been tirelessly reading about medical universities and looking up lists of medical school rankings, it's probably getting tough to keep track of them all. Here's a list of 10 schools that could be worth looking over once more.]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 19:45:00 +0000 <![CDATA[DNA Sequencing: What Next?]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/dna-sequencing.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/dna-sequencing.html Biomedical technology races ahead and society looks for guidelines on the use of DNA testing and genomic data.]]> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 15:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Memory Chips, or Prosthetic Devices for the Brain]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/memory-chips.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/memory-chips.html Someday a chip implanted in the brain might help restore long-term memories for patients with conditions such as Alzheimer's disease.]]> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 15:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Nanotechnology Could be Big for Vaccinations]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/nanotechnology-for-vaccinations.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/nanotechnology-for-vaccinations.html Nanotechnology could potentially reduce some of the costs and health risks associated with vaccinations -- find out how.]]> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 15:30:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Technological Breakthroughs in Prosthetics]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/technological-breakthroughs-in-prosthetics.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/technological-breakthroughs-in-prosthetics.html Biomedical research is exploring high-tech innovations to help those who need prosthetic devices.]]> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 16:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[The Cloud Gets Personal with Wearable Tech]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/wearable-health-devices.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/wearable-health-devices.html Wearing the cloud -- wearable tech gathers lifestyle data and connects humans to resources, wherever they are.]]> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:52:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Gaming Console or Health Care Control Panel?]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/gaming-console-or-health-care-control-panel.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/gaming-console-or-health-care-control-panel.html Does a new gaming console launch get your heart racing? The new machine from Microsoft can even tell you how fast your heart is pumping.]]> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 14:03:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Automation Hits Home Health Care]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/automation-hits-home-health-care.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/automation-hits-home-health-care.html The increase in seniors requiring home care may outpace the growth in qualified service providers. Are personal care robots the answer?]]> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:58:00 +0000 <![CDATA[10 University Fitness Centers to Fit in your Schedule]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/10-university-fitness-centers-to-fit-in-your-schedule.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/10-university-fitness-centers-to-fit-in-your-schedule.html Whether you like to glide through some light cardio or pump iron and really feel the burn, these university fitness centers can help you get the exercise you need to stay in studying shape. Read about 10 recreation centers with major fitness cred.]]> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 22:45:00 +0000 <![CDATA[6 Health Care Apps for Patients or Physicians]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/6-health-care-apps-for-patients-or-physicians.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/6-health-care-apps-for-patients-or-physicians.html These innovative health tech apps offer support for both patients and health care providers. Uses of technology span health informatics and record keeping as well as professional networking.]]> Tue, 28 May 2013 15:48:00 +0000 <![CDATA[5 ways video games can befriend your brain]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/5-ways-video-games-can-befriend-your-brain.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/5-ways-video-games-can-befriend-your-brain.html Researchers report that the right video games can improve our motor skills, distract us from pain, bolster classroom learning, and even make our minds work like younger versions of themselves.]]> Wed, 22 May 2013 17:08:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Mental Health Professionals Battle Rising Suicide Rates]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/mental-health-professionals-suicide-rates.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/mental-health-professionals-suicide-rates.html More Americans die by suicide than in car accidents -- but we can fight back through prevention programs and awareness of the warning signs. Psychologists and mental health professionals can also do their part to support individuals in distress.]]> Thu, 16 May 2013 18:15:00 +0000 <![CDATA[How Electronic Health Records Can Revolutionize Health Care]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/how-electronic-health-records-can-revolutionize-health-care.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/how-electronic-health-records-can-revolutionize-health-care.html Electronic health record systems promise portable data that is more accessible to health care providers and patients alike. Find out about high-tech EHRs gaining steam in the health care system.]]> Wed, 15 May 2013 16:18:00 +0000 <![CDATA[The New American Dream: Allergies in Children]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/the-new-american-dream.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/the-new-american-dream.html In the last 14 years, the rates of skin and food allergies have risen in young children.]]> Tue, 07 May 2013 21:29:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Tip Of My Tongue: How A Stroke Can Affect Speech Patterns]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/tip-of-my-tongue.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/tip-of-my-tongue.html Imagine suddenly losing the ability to speak. Speech pathologists use a variety of techniques to help stroke survivors and other patients who have difficulty communicating.]]> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 22:32:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Manual Steering: New Handbook on Mental Illness to be Released in May]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/mental-illness.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/mental-illness.html Have you ever bought a piece of furniture from IKEA? Surely you purchased a phone in the last few years. Items like these come with an instruction manual in order to help with ease of use. The manual is also an introduction to any changes from past iterations of the product.]]> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 20:18:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Can I be Your Hero: The New Fight Against Breast Cancer]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/fight-against-breast-cancer.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/fight-against-breast-cancer.html A certain subsection of the world's population could use a superhero or two right now: women at risk of breast cancer. Although the disease can grow in men, women are 100 times more likely to develop breast cancer. Click here to learn more.]]> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 17:15:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Researchers Study New Coronavirus]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/researchers-study-new-coronavirus.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/researchers-study-new-coronavirus.html In 2003, more than two dozen countries were affected by coronavirus, with about 8,000 documented cases that resulted in 800 deaths. What exactly is coronavirus?]]> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 20:59:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Modern Healthcare: 10 Healthcare Innovations That Might Change the World]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/10-healthcare-innovations-that-might-just-change-the-world.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/10-healthcare-innovations-that-might-just-change-the-world.html These 10 innovations in healthcare tackle disease prevention, exercise incentives and streamlining healthcare administration. Check out these newcomers in healthcare and self-care and find out what the future of medicine might look like.]]> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 12:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Not Your Grandpa's Trade: Masseuse]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/not-your-grandpas-trade-masseuse.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/not-your-grandpas-trade-masseuse.html Though massage therapy has been around for thousands of years, there was a time when society looked askance at masseuses. Times have changed, and now massage therapy is recognized as a very healthy part of medical care.]]> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 08:04:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Three Reasons to Consider Taking That Health Care IT Job]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/three-reasons-to-consider-taking-that-health-care-it-job.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/three-reasons-to-consider-taking-that-health-care-it-job.html Current health care industry trends show a movement towards health care IT to provide adequate services to the growing number of patients and to keep costs low. Here are three reasons to make the jump from corporate office to health care IT.]]> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 23:01:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Can a Career in Nursing Help you Become a Medical Doctor?]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/can-a-career-in-nursing-help-you-become-a-medical-doctor.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/can-a-career-in-nursing-help-you-become-a-medical-doctor.html Nurses can experience the same pressures and traumas as any doctor, and some can prescribe medication or make a diagnosis. Is it possible then, for a registered nurse to become a medical doctor? Or are there advantages for nurse who set off down the path of medical school?]]> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 08:58:00 +0000 <![CDATA[8 Steps to Survive a Nursing Degree Program]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/8-steps-to-survive-a-nursing-degree-program.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/8-steps-to-survive-a-nursing-degree-program.html Nursing degree programs can test the limits of what students feel they are capable of. Check out these useful tips for getting the most out an educational program for any future healthcare professional.]]> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 22:25:00 +0000 <![CDATA[10 University Hospital Innovations]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/10-university-hospital-innovations.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/category/uncategorized/10-university-hospital-innovations.html Emerging medical innovations range from hybrid cyber-tissue to blood tests for cancer. Health care might never be the same thanks to high-tech research like the projects at these 10 university hospitals.]]> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 22:44:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Mentoring]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/mentoring.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/mentoring.html Tue, 26 Jul 2011 02:07:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Isolation Procedures]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/isolation-procedures.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/isolation-procedures.html Thu, 02 Jun 2011 09:06:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Nursing: Dating Patients]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/nursing-dating-patients.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/nursing-dating-patients.html Tue, 24 May 2011 09:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Using the Internet for Networking]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/using-the-internet-for-networking.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/using-the-internet-for-networking.html Sat, 21 May 2011 06:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Take Care of Yourself!]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/take-care-of-yourself.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/take-care-of-yourself.html Fri, 20 May 2011 04:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Allied Health: Protective Clothing]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/allied-health-protective-clothing.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/allied-health-protective-clothing.html Thu, 19 May 2011 09:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Phlebotomist: Coagulation Specimens]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-coagulation-specimens.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-coagulation-specimens.html Wed, 18 May 2011 08:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Preparing Medications For Patients]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/preparing-medications-for-patients.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/preparing-medications-for-patients.html Tue, 17 May 2011 09:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Phlebotomy: Skin Antisepsis]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomy-skin-antisepsis.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomy-skin-antisepsis.html Wed, 11 May 2011 10:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[When To Call Your Pediatrician]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/when-to-call-your-pediatrician.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/when-to-call-your-pediatrician.html Mon, 09 May 2011 14:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Respiration and Common Cold]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/respiration-and-common-cold.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/respiration-and-common-cold.html Thu, 05 May 2011 01:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Phlebotomy: A Blood Film or Smear]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomy-a-blood-film-or-smear.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomy-a-blood-film-or-smear.html Tue, 03 May 2011 15:05:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Capillary Puncture Steps]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/capillary-puncture-steps.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/capillary-puncture-steps.html Sat, 30 Apr 2011 06:04:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Phlebotomist: Troubleshooting a Failed Venipuncture]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-troubleshooting-a-failed-venipuncture.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-troubleshooting-a-failed-venipuncture.html Fri, 29 Apr 2011 00:04:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Phlebotomist: How Disease Can Affect Blood Draws]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-how-disease-can-affect-blood-draws.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-how-disease-can-affect-blood-draws.html Fri, 22 Apr 2011 03:04:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Phlebotomist: How to Anchor a Vein and Insert a Needle]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-how-to-anchor-a-vein-and-insert-a-needle.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/phlebotomist-how-to-anchor-a-vein-and-insert-a-needle.html Thu, 21 Apr 2011 00:04:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Generalized Hypothermia]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/generalized-hypothermia.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/generalized-hypothermia.html Tue, 19 Apr 2011 03:04:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Interviewing for A Job as A Lactation Consultant]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/interviewing-for-a-job-as-a-lactation-consultant.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/interviewing-for-a-job-as-a-lactation-consultant.html Sat, 16 Apr 2011 04:04:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Breast Feeding: In the Beginning]]> https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/breast-feeding-in-the-beginning.html https://www.alliedhealthworld.com/blog/breast-feeding-in-the-beginning.html Wed, 13 Apr 2011 03:04:00 +0000