According to a new poll conducted by CNN and Opinion Research Corporation International, approximately 8 in 10 Americans believe that parents should be held accountable for ensuring their children are vaccinated against preventable diseases.1 
CNN’s survey comes in the wake of a growing…

Knowing how to give your beloved canine their prescribed dog medication is an important part of keeping your companion happy and healthy, especially when it comes to treating certain conditions and relieving pain. So, what is the best way to give dog meds? If you’ve never done it before, it…

The field of pharmacy technology is continually innovating and developing new treatment options to better the quality of life. However, despite seemingly fast-paced pharmaceutical advancements, some of the largest victories take years if not decades of research.
Such is the case with a promising…

Certified pharmacy technicians and other individuals involved in the world of pharmacology may have noticed an uptick in sales of a new drug, Truvada, over the past year.
Though the medicine is still in its early phases of wide scale distribution, it is being heralded as an incredible step…

One of the most exciting things about pursuing a career as a certified medical assistant is that you’ll have access to a wide array of job opportunities after earning your certification. Among the more overlooked opportunities that this line of work offers is becoming involved in the world of…

A new study conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, published in the journal Pediatrics, has found that many packaged foods given to toddlers are high in salt and added sugar.1
While not every food group aimed at toddlers had this issue, all in all the CDC expressed…

With any career in medicine, it’s important to remember that your care will always affect more individuals than just the patient that you are treating. Their loved ones and families are also benefiting from the procedures and care that these individuals are undergoing, and they’re going to want…