While the dangers of smoking are undoubtedly well-known, menthol cigarettes often entice young smokers with their minty taste. But menthol acts as more than a flavoring; it has a pharmacologic impact.
According to a new study from Georgetown University Medical Center, menthol combines with…

Machines may not be able to smile, but they’re definitely improving how we do. As technology continues to progress at blazing speeds, the oral health community is receiving some of the fruits of their advancements. The most groundbreaking works have featured 3-D printing, cavity-fighting lasers…

Robin Blunck is our very own social media specialist at Carrington College. Robin has been part of the team for several years, and is our in-house ‘guru’ on all things social.
I sat down with Robin to discuss the topic “social media and your career”. Robin talks about the impact that social…

Veterans Day is the perfect time to celebrate all of the veterans we’re honored to have as part of the Carrington College family – students, graduates, staff and faculty. We recently spoke with two of our veterans to thank them for their service, and create two special Spotlight features we…

Ashley is studying Veterinary Technology at the Carrington College Pomona campus.
Tell me a little bit about yourself.
I’m originally from Maryland – the surrounding Baltimore city area. I grew up with two sisters and have a half brother. When I turned 18 I did a semester in college. That…

Gary is studying Medical Assisting at the Carrington College Spokane campus.
Tell me a little bit about yourself Gary.
I’m a 20-year veteran. I retired from the Air Force on July 1st of 2013. After that time I had a hard time adjusting back home. I’ve been to the desert six times and I’ve been…

A new study conducted by researchers at Stanford University used brain imaging to find distinct differences between healthy humans and those with chronic fatigue syndrome. The findings, published in Radiology, suggest that brain imaging may be a pivotal tool in diagnosing and treating the…