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Criminal Justice Program provides quality leaders in Florida law enforcement
It’s no surprise that criminal justice careers are in hot demand given the saturation of TV dramas centering on our nation’s law enforcement industry. They can be exciting to watch, but in reality the number of violent crimes is rising annually. According to the most recent statistics published by the U.S. Department of Justice statistics, Florida continues to rank second highest for violent crimes in the nation, totaling 131,880 in 2007. Everest Institute – Fort Lauderdale recognizes the need to produce quality leaders in the criminal justice system and announces today its first criminal justice associates degree program.
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Here are some of the latest developments in the world of health and medicine:
* Divorce Can Break More than Just Your Heart. Divorce increases the chances for serious illness, and even remarriage can’t heal the damage. These are the conclusions of two University of Chicago researchers who specialize in studying the links between marriage and health
Because the current Recession was so severe, most economists don’t expect the unemployment picture to improve much until the end of 2009 or early 2010. But when that happens, expect companies to look for the best-qualified candidates they can find.
A day in the life of a carpenter has its own set of rewards. Sure, the work can be a challenge and the days long, but there’s nothing like the feeling of knowing what you’re building will be a lasting monument to your skills and professional talents.
Here are some interesting developments from the world of health and medicine:
If you have ever seen a television police procedural like CSI: Crime Scene Investigations, Law & Order or even The Closer, you probably have a good idea of what a forensic science technician does. Usually employed by city, county, state or federal law enforcement agencies, forensic science technicians are the people responsible for collecting, identifying, classifying, preserving and ultimately determining the meaning of physical evidence collected at a crime scene. Forensic science technicians are often required to testify in court about the nature of their discoveries and how they made them.
Of the literally dozens of massage styles practiced in the United States and Canada, one that is becoming particularly popular is Shiatsu. Founded in Japan, Shiatsu—also called “acupressure”—is a hands-on therapy that mainly involves the use of fingers, thumbs and palms on specific areas of the body to clear away organic “imbalances” and promote general health. You can find Shiatsu offered in most major spas and other massage salons throughout North America.
As the health care industry continues to undergo change, demand for a work force that’s able to keep pace will remain robust. Successful career training in the field can play a major role in qualifying an individual to compete for jobs as they become available.
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If you are planning to have a career anywhere in the business world, there are several commonly used computer programs you need to master. Because most North American businesses use some version of the Windows operating system, all of these programs are either produced by Microsoft or are compatible with Microsoft/IBM technology.
Here’s the latest news from the world of dentistry and oral health:
* Could Your Brushing Habits be Making You Fat? Researchers at the British Dental Health Foundation have discovered that obese individuals—both men and women—tend to have a higher percentage of the bacteria selenomonas noxia—in their mouths.