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The 50 Most Dangerous Roads in America

In this study we explored the 50 most dangerous roads in America. We go into how often a fatal accident occurs, and what makes these roads... Read More

What It's Like Being a Nurse Practitioner

This interview with Atlanta-based Dr. Sharon Campbell was condensed for clarity. To contribute to ValuePenguin’s coverage on careers,... Read More

Best Cities to Be a Healthcare Professional

Healthcare in the U.S. is a multi-trillion dollar industry. It’s also a growing field for many lucrative careers. Read More

Going to School to Be a Veterinarian -- Professor Q&A

This interview with Dr. Susan C. Nelson, a clinical associate professor at Kansas State University, was condensed for clarity. To... Read More

Going to School to Be an Audiologist -- Professor Q&A

I graduated with my Master’s degree, which was the required degree at the time. So I became licensed, and certified, and so forth. I worked... Read More

What's It Like Being a Pediatric Psychiatrist?

How Dr. Brooke Weindarden introduces her career to new friends can alter the course of a conversation. "I usually try to stick with '... Read More

High-skill Jobs Currently Earning about $15 per Hour

The magic number appears to be $15. One of the five final American presidential candidates, Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT), proposed raising... Read More

What's It Like Being a Dental Hygienist?

Anastasia Turchetta has spent 28 years as a registered dental hygienist in three states, so she has her fair share of stories. Like the... Read More

Best Cities for Mental Health Counselors

Mental health counselors often promote healthy behaviors, helping their patients with preventative measures. Here at ValuePenguin, our own... Read More

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