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caring

the practice or profession of providing social or medical care
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For some years the poor man lived on alone with the children, caring for them as best he could; but everything in the house seemed to go wrong without a woman to look after it, and at last he made up his mind to marry again, feeling that a wife would bring peace and order to his household and take care of his motherless children.
The ease with which he had knocked it to pieces disconcerted him somewhat, and to guard against that danger he set to work again, fixing bars of iron on the inside until he was satisfied with its strength; and then, not caring to try any more experiments with it, he passed it and adopted it as a helmet of the most perfect construction.
Bennet, "looking as unconcerned as may be, and caring no more for us than if we were at York, provided she can have her own way.
The carter was mad with fury; and without looking about him, or caring what he was about, struck again at the sparrow; but killed his third horse as he done the other two.
And O, if you knew--if you could only half know how I loved him--how anxious I was to have him--and how wrung I was between caring so much for him and my wish to be fair to him
Not caring to venture back into the canyon, where I might fall prey either to the cave bear or the Sagoths I continued on along the ledge, believing that by following around the mountain I could reach the land of Sari from another direction.
But how many writers have noticed those other incomprehensible persons, members of families innocent for generations past of practicing Art or caring for Art, who have notwithstanding displayed from their earliest years the irresistible desire to cultivate poetry, painting, or music; who have surmounted obstacles, and endured disappointments, in the single-hearted resolution to devote their lives to an intellectual pursuit--being absolutely without the capacity which proves the vocation, and justifies the sacrifice.
A young and beautiful woman darted from the crowd, and caring not for the soldiers who surrounded him, unafraid of their swords and halberds, she reached the old man's side, and threw herself sobbing on his breast.
Over the past few decades, there have been increasing numbers of nursing investigations into the phenomenon of human caring in nursing science.
The philosophical study of caring and virtue is known as the "ethics of care.
Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN, Founder/Director Watson Caring Science Institute; Distinguished Professor, Dean Emerita at University of Colorado Denver, College of Nursing; and Anschutz Medical Center and American Academy of Nursing, Living Legend, 2013 developed The Caring Theory.
The Theory of Human Caring, which includes the human and human caring processes, transcends technology and tasks.