Let’s face it – The amount of work and stress your average college student has to juggle, along with sorting out financial responsibilities, is enough to make anyone’s head spin. When you start to add the strenuous demands it takes to be a medical student into the equation, managing a budget is…

During this past tax season, most of us were in tune with our finances as we gathered documents for our tax returns. But you should really keep a close eye on your financial accounts all year-round.
Did you know that you can get a free credit report every four months if you stagger your orders…

Measles may be a somewhat forgotten disease, but every so often it comes back and gives medical professionals, including medical assistants, a scare. Although measles was eradicated from the United States in 20001, imported cases of the disease can affect those who are not immunized against it….

If you intend to use your medical assistant certificate to work in a podiatrist’s or orthopedic surgeon’s office, then you should take note of a new treatment emerging for plantar fasciitis.
A common condition, plantar fasciitis can cause chronic pain in the foot, and Tasnim News has reported…

Depending on what sort of practice you work in as a certified medical assistant, you may interact with men who suffer from an enlarged prostate.
A relatively common but debilitating condition, an enlarged prostate can cause side effects such as painful or infrequent urination, urgent need to go…

Last month students at the Carrington College – Boise campus had all ‘cans’ of fun helping the Boise Rescue Mission during their 4th annual Can Castle Food Drive.
As a part of the March to End Hunger campaign, the task was to collect canned food, non-perishable food items and hygiene products…

Has sitting at the computer left you with an aching lower back? Some occupations require long hours of computer use. It’s not unusual for office workers, from medical billing and coding specialists to data entry personal, to suffer from repetitive workplace injuries, which have increased in…