In what’s considered a long overdue policy change, it is now possible for consumers to return unused prescription medications to pharmacies.¹
The Drug Enforcement Administration announced that it would permit individuals to bring back drugs designated as controlled substances, such as opioid…

A new study suggests that the prescription usage of anti-anxiety medication such as Valium and Xanax can potentially contribute to one’s risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The research found that benzodiazepine use for durations longer than six months doubled a person’s risk when compared to those…

You’ve made the choice to come to Carrington College, so you’re already working towards your dream career. Can you say the same for your friends and family? These tips may help them…
Matthew Becker, owner of Authentic Excellence LLC a career & life coaching business, uses his coaching skills…

The Mayo Clinic, a nonprofit group medical practice comprised of 3,800 physicians as well as 50,900 allied health care staff, has teamed up with tech giants IBM and Apple to bring innovative technology to the health care industry.1 Mayo Clinic is considered one of the leading health care…

A recent study has proved that the age-old adage is in fact true, fruit can significantly reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease. Research conducted by the University of Oxford used data from nearly half a million subjects in China over several years, which suggested that those who eat…

Single mom Michelle Cannon, age 26, completed the Health Care Administration (HCA) program at our Citrus Heights campus in August. Her 20 month old son baby James is her motivation, while her mom is her inspiration. Before enrolling at Carrington College, Michelle worked a lot of retail and…

Depression is an illness. It’s not something you can just “snap out of” as those who are clearly unqualified to comment often say.
It’s a mental illness that can affect anyone, anywhere, at any time; the recent untimely death of comedian Robin Williams brought depression and mental health to the…