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Posted on April 8, 2014 by Edwin Cabigao | 0 comments
We all have our humble beginnings. Mine started almost 15 years ago when I moved to San Francisco. I was having a difficult time then in San Diego and a friend, who I barely knew, invited me to visit this beautiful city to have a vacation. Unemployed and having no savings, I used the remaining credit...
Posted in: Gerontology, Nursing
Posted on March 11, 2014 by Darlene Yee-Melichar | 0 comments
Career Outlook Gerontology is one of the fastest growing disciplines within the field of Health and Human Services. Current demographic projections indicate that some states will experience a doubling of the population over the age of 65 by the year 2020; furthermore, of all age groups, the group over age 85, the oldest old, is increasing at the greatest rate. Not only will there be greater numbers of older persons by 2020, they will be increasingly single, female, and...
Posted in: Gerontology