No, we’re not talking about seniors in high school or college (although they could probably benefit from a massage, too), we’re talking about the grandma and grandpa variety. People 65 and older represent a growing population. According to the most recent U.S. census data[1], about 14…

Carrington College has some pretty big news to share that we’ve had to keep under wraps for the past few months!
In January, we were notified that our own Dr. Tina Diggs, Executive Director at Carrington College’s Tucson campus, was to be named among Az Business Magazine’s “2016 Top…

How to Dispose of Drugs

As a pharmacy technician, you make sure you verify patient information and fill prescriptions.
But did you know you should also make sure people know what to do with medications they no longer need?
In honor of Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 30, here are some helpful suggestions:
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If you’ve ever experienced a tension headache, you know how painful it can be. Here are some ways to relieve tension headaches.
The first step is to add pressure for 15 seconds below the base of the skull and just behind the ear along the natural hair line using your thumbs.
Tension can also…

What Will I Learn: Pharmacy Technology

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to go to school for pharmacy technology? Students share what it’s like in the Pharmacy Technology program[1] at Carrington College.
“We get to learn the techniques, what’s required, the state laws,” said student Miriam.
“As a pharmacy technology…

You know when you decided to go to college studying is going to be a big part of making sure you know your stuff.
But knowing you HAVE to study is only half of it. Making sure you’re studying smart can make a big difference. There’s a ton of advice out there about how to be a super studier,…

Lydia didn’t think that going back to school in her 30s was something she could accomplish. She also didn’t think she was capable of being successful after life had thrown her so many curveballs. But her will to do better for her children helped her use the encouragement and motivation from…