Surgeons and surgical technologists do everything they can to make sure that operations go smoothly, but a new study shows that sometimes technology may be at fault for operating room errors.
According to LiveScience, approximately 15 errors occur during a typical operation, and nearly…

One of the primary jobs of people in medical assistant careers is to help physicians with patient examinations.1 As a result, it’s important that, just like doctors and nurses, they are aware of any widespread health issues that the American population is facing. Lately, that has meant one…

The detrimental health effects of smoking tobacco products have long been known.1 With that in mind, federal, state and local governments have tried any number of measures over the years to discourage people from smoking.
Raising taxes has been the most often used device in that effort, while…

As winter begins to set in, and the holidays roll around, it is more important than ever for college students to pay close attention to their health.
Between extra breaks from school, huge family meals and a possible penchant to be less active during the colder months, there are reasons aplenty…

One of the many careers you can pursue with a criminal justice degree is that of being a security guard. The job itself takes many forms, from patrolling property to providing personal protection or corporate security. In general, security guards are expected to protect people and valuables…

Are you approaching the end of pharmacy technology school and concerned about the interviews you are about to face? While the situation can be nerve-wracking, landing an interview means you’ve already fought half the battle (they must have liked the looks of your resume – points for earning a…

Physical therapy can do more than help those who are are suffering from ill-timed workout injuries – it can also help cancer patients combat the pain that comes with fighting the terrible disease.
From chemotherapy to mastectomies and reconstructive surgeries, the steps that need to be taken…