posted on Dec, 29 2008 @ 07:23 PM
I think computer security and the various medical fields (not M.D. but pretty much anything else) are good bets.
Nursing, definitely go for an RN.
Alternative medicine will probably be good too.
I'm doing a midlife switch into pharmacy, myself
I think there will probably be a reorganization in the medical field too, with more emphasis on coordinating between different types of maintenance
medicine (nutrition, exercise, mental health, spiritual health, pharmaceutics, herbalism, etcetera) among a rapidly aging population. Possibly a
growth in some sort of "personal medical manager" type position – someone who's not an expert in any one field but can help coordinate a health