Although cancer is fairly common in pets, the disease is treatable. About half of all dogs and one-third of all cats ages 10 and older develop cancer.1 But as graduates of veterinary tech classes likely know, the disease doesn’t have to be life-restricting.
Just like in humans, cancer is a class…

In the last few years, the term 3-D has become a buzzword. But when it comes to medicine, certified medical assistants will want to pay attention to 3-D vaccines, the next-generation form of medicine and a very promising, potentially groundbreaking treatment.
How 3-D vaccines work
For a new…

It’s an exciting time for students who will soon be entering or graduating from pharmacy technician degree programs. The industry has been experiencing a considerable amount of growth over the past few years, and technological advances are making the jobs of pharmacy technicians increasingly…

Individuals undergoing veterinary technician training will have a lot going for them when they enter the workforce following their education. They’ll be knowledgeable about the latest trends in the field, highly qualified and eager to find their first true job.
One thing that they may be…

Regardless of what field you intend to enter after the completion of your education, there are certain constants that will hold true. You’ll need to dedicate yourself fully to becoming a valuable member of your workplace as well as continue to learn as you go about your job.
All of this can be…

In a practical nursing program, much is emphasized about the scientific delivery of treatments. But perhaps one of the most overlooked aspects of being a nurse has been left in the dark by research: the need for compassion. Recently, data published in the Journal for Nurses in Professional…

It is no surprise that binge drinking is a major problem in college campuses across the U.S. For many undergraduate students, alcohol consumption starts as they enter school before age 20, when the brain is still developing.
Those earning a medical assistant education have likely heard that…