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…

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…

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,…

Did you know that you can make your own lip balm? Students from Carrington College’s Pharmacy Technology program [1] show you how!
The first supply you’ll need is a 250 milliliter beaker. Place the beaker on a hot plate and add three grams of white wax. Next add in three grams of shea…

Tax day – it happens every April. That means we’re always prepared months in advance, right? Well, about that…

 

The snow is melting and the sun is shining, but new seasons bring new problems. Learn how to keep the sniffles at bay this allergy season.