For health care professionals, such as certified medical assistants, there’s nothing more important than ensuring patients are safe from infection during standard procedures such as vaccinations, surgeries and other medical procedures.
However, according to the World Health Organization, reusing…

Tips & Techniques From a Massage Therapy Instructor
If your special someone is on their feet all day long, chances are high that they could use a good foot rub. And who better to give them one than you? In our short massage video below learn foot massage techniques from Chris Roberts, a…

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…

There are hearts, flowers and chocolates everywhere you look as we lead up to St. Valentine’s Day. And that’s probably why February has been celebrated as American Heart Month since 1963. The time of year when Americans focus on affairs of the heart is the perfect window to also remind you, your…

The National Sleep Foundation has officially released a new set of guidelines for recommended sleep times by age.1 
To develop the guidelines, the NSF conducted extensive research, published in Sleep Health: The Journal of the National Sleep Foundation, and collaborated with an expert…