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Daylight Saving Time

Posted by Grace Youn on Mar 5, 2019 9:51:31 AM

First, let's get this straight: It's actually not called "Daylight Savings Time" -- not Daylight Savings Time. DST, for short. It's a common mistake, but it's no biggie.

Also, modern DST has been around for about 100 years, but the Romans used water clocks with different scales for different months of the year to adjust for solar time! So this is actually nothing new...

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Daily Sodium Intake

Posted by Grace Youn on Feb 26, 2019 9:43:12 AM

We ALL know that we're eating too much sugar. It's in our processed foods, sodas, baked goods, and virtually everything else we love to consume.

But have you thought about your sodium intake? It's definitely harder than cutting out sugar, that's for sure. 

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Daily Sugar Intake

Posted by Grace Youn on Feb 20, 2019 9:13:33 AM

On average, Americans are consuming about 57 pounds of added sugar every year.

If that doesn't disturb you, we've got a problem. Because we have to stop consuming so much added sugar! There's a reason why people are going on "sugar detox diets" and Whole 30 diets. It's addicting, and you should know just how much is enough.  

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Topics: daily sugar intake

Measles (Measles morbillivirus)

Posted by Grace Youn on Feb 12, 2019 10:01:16 AM

What is it?

Measles is caused by "the measles virus, a single-stranded, negative-sense, enveloped RNA virusof the genus Morbillivirus within the family Paramyxoviridae." Humans are the natural host of the virus, with no known animal reservoirs.

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The Benefits of  Becoming a CNA

Posted by Angeles Institute on Dec 22, 2017 12:02:04 PM

 A certified nursing assistant or CNA is able to help those patients who are either temporarily or permanently unable to take care of themselves. Their duties vary according to the patients’ condition and their need for care. This can range from taking temperatures to managing their patient’s hygiene.

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Topics: CNA, Angeles Institute

Top 5 Qualities of a Great Vocational Nurse

Posted by Angeles Institute on Dec 22, 2017 11:58:00 AM

When you look to enter the health-care field as a vocational nurse, you already probably know what a fulfilling profession it is. The profession does not only make difference in people’s lives but also provides you with a secure living.

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Topics: CNA, Angeles Institute

Benefits of Group Study

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Nov 3, 2017 10:17:00 AM

Student-Centered Los Angeles Nursing Program

As a student, you already know how important studying is to being successful in nursing school. You could choose to study on your own or you could join a study group. Here are six benefits that group study can give you:

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Topics: Vocational Nursing, Study, nursing, group study, Success

Best Ways to Prepare the Day Before a Test

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Oct 31, 2017 1:22:05 PM

LVN Program in Los Angeles

 

As a nursing student, you’ll need to take your NCLEX exam before you can officially become a licensed vocational nurse. If it seems it is the most important test you have ever had to take, you might be right. Taking this test is important for testing your knowledge on what you’ve learned in your nursing courses. However, when it’s time to take the test, some students find themselves feeling stressed, especially the day before. Here are some of the best ways to prepare before a test.

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Topics: nclex, Angeles Institute, Exam Prep, Prepare

Considering Nursing? Why you should visit Nursing schools

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Oct 26, 2017 4:42:43 PM

LVN Program in Los Angeles

 

The demand for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses is expected to continue at a much faster than average rate of 16 percent over the next seven years according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is encouraging news if you are considering nursing as a career and your next step is to start looking for a nursing school.

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Topics: nursing school, nursing, Angeles Institute, visit schools, artesia, campus

IN THE LAB: Making an Occupied Bed

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Oct 24, 2017 4:15:20 PM

Nursing Program in Los Angeles 

 
Welcome back to our video series "IN THE LAB"!  


**Got a question or comment for us? Let us know in the comments below!** 
 
If you haven't seen our other videos, check out our "IN THE LAB" series on   YouTube!  
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Download our free LVN Curriculum Guide!

Angeles Institute now offers part-time CNA classes!

 

 

 

Q: Does Angeles Instiute transfer credits from other schools?

A: Yes, we accept transfer credits! 

  

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Topics: Vocational Nursing, LVN, career, Video, Angeles Institute, occupied bed

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