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Physicians and Surgeons

What Physicians and Surgeons Do Physicians and surgeons diagnose and treat injuries and illnesses in patients. Physicians examine patients, take medical histories, prescribe medications, and order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests. Surgeons operate on patients to treat injuries, such as broken bones; diseases, such as cancerous tumors; and deformities, such as cleft palates. Work … [Read More]

How Much Does A Manicurist or Pedicurist Make?

The median hourly wage of manicurists and pedicurists was $9.45 in May 2010. The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $7.85, and the top 10 percent earned more than $14.71.Although most manicurists and pedicurists work full time, many have variable schedules and work part time. … [Read More]