Caring for others
It's wonderful to care for a sick child who needs help. It's amazing to save someone's life! Many people do Jobs that care for others.
Doctors and Nurses
Workers like doctors and nurses are very important. They help people to stay healthy, and they care for people who are sick.
Doctors often work in clinics or hospitals, and they find out why people are sick, and help them to get better. Some doctors called surgeons do difficult operations. Nurses work with doctors. They give medication, and care for sick people and their families. In some schools, there's a nurse to help children who are sick or who have an accident.
Helping people through life
The people who brings babies into the world are called midwives. They also help the baby mother and farther to be well, in hospital or at home.
Children and adults get help from doctors and nurses in school, clinics, and hospitals. They can have vaccinations and they can learn about being healthy. They can also go to the dentist to care for their teeth and mouth.
Every year, about 130 million babies are born around the world. That's about 250 babies every minute of every day!
It's important to stay healthy. We should care for our body from when we are young to when we are old. If we eat well and walk or do sport, we probably won't get sick very often. We can help ourselves to stay healthy. Others can help us, too, if we are sick or disabled, or if we have an accident.
When people are old, sick, or disabled, they often need help with cooking, cleaning, shopping, washing clothes, and taking medication. They can get help at h m from other people in the family, or from care workers. Sometimes they have to live in a care home.
When people are going to die, they sometimes stay in a hospice. Hospice workers can help people a lot at the end of their life.
In many countries government helps to care for people. Government gives money to workers like doctors and nurses. Sometimes, when there isn't enough money, more help is needed. More help is needed after an emergency, too. Volunteers give this help. Anyone can do voluntary work. Volunteers can be young or old! Many volunteers work with charities that help people all around the world.
Some doctors and nurses fly thousands of kilometers do voluntary work in another country. They work in hospitals or clinics for many weeks or months. They sometimes give vaccinations so that people do not get serious diseases.
Ex. 1 Circle the correct words
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Ex.4 Translate the paragraphs «Voluntary Work»