Even minor illnesses and ailments can be scary when you don’t know where to turn for treatment. And with so many strong opinions out there about both conventional and alternative medicines and practices, how do you know what information to trust? To help you, here’s a snapshot look at what the…

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work as a medical biller and coder? Carrington College Medical Billing and Coding (MBC) program [1] graduates Candice and Cherelle both work at Alliance Med in Phoenix. To find out what a typical day is like, we spent time with them and their boss,…

We all know someone who snores right? If you don’t know someone, then it might be you! We all joke about snorers and how they affect our eight hours, but how do we know if it’s a sign of a bigger problem? We talked with some students in Carrington’s Respiratory Care [1] program to find out…

Dentistry goes back a long ways – farther back than most people would imagine. Let’s have a look through the history books and find out where it all began.

Are you thinking about a career as a dental assistant[1]? Great choice! The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting that employment of dental assistants will grow 18% from 2014 to 2024, which is much faster than the average[2] for all occupations.
Check out this video to see what you’ll…

Did you know that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend 13 different vaccines for all kids from birth to 18? What’s more, many of them are spread across multiple doses, over multiple months, or even years. That’s a lot to remember… so we put together this guide to…

We all know that experts (and moms) agree: When you go out into the sun for extended periods of time, you should wear sunscreen to protect your skin from the sun’s harmful rays. But this simple statement comes with lots of questions, for example, what are the best sunscreens? Should you always…