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Begin a Lucrative Career as a Medical Assistant Today

At the California Healing Arts college, one of our founding principles is to provide you with high quality education and training to give you the tools you need to succeed in a competitive job market. With no shortage of employment opportunities to choose from, we dedicate our focus on health and wellness to help anyone […]

Become a Pharmacy Technician Through Affordable Courses

Attending a traditional university may not be useful or even practical for many students currently seeking an education, or attempting to build a career in their desired field. At the California Healing Arts College, we provide an alternative with high quality courses in a variety of health and wellness occupations including pharmacy technician, dental assistant, […]

Receive a Valuable Education Without Crippling Debt

While it goes without saying that education is one of the most important resources a person can pursue, a four year university isn’t necessarily right for everyone. There are many other exciting academic options available that can lead to fulfilling careers that are both rewarding and lucrative. At the California Healing Arts College we specialize […]

Early steps toward personalized fitness

When it comes to reaping benefits of sprint interval training, it appears that men have won the battle of the sexes, if just barely. According to new research published in the June 2014 issue of The FASEB Journal, men create more new proteins as a result of this exercise than women do. The good news, however, […]

Multiple 60-minute massage sessions effective for neck pain

  (HealthDay)—Multiple 60-minute massage sessions are effective for neck dysfunction and pain among patients with chronic neck pain, according to a study published in the March/April issue of the Annals of Family Medicine. Karen J. Sherman, Ph.D., M.P.H., from the Group Health Research Institute in Seattle, and colleagues examined the optimal dose of massage for individuals […]

Massage eases low back pain in randomized controlled trial

Massage therapy helps ease chronic low back pain and improve function, according to a randomized controlled trial that the Annals of Internal Medicine will publish in its July 5 issue. The first study to compare structural and relaxation (Swedish) massage, the trial found that both types of massage worked well, with few side effects. “We found that […]

Study shows massage reduces inflammation following strenuous exercise

Most athletes can testify to the pain-relieving, recovery-promoting effects of massage. Now there’s a scientific basis that supports booking a session with a massage therapist: On the cellular level massage reduces inflammation and promotes the growth of new mitochondria in skeletal muscle. The research, involving scientists from the Buck Institute for Research on Aging and […]

Study shows frequent massage sessions boost biological benefits

Massage is purported to have an array of benefits, including alleviating symptoms of depression, anxiety, back pain, asthma, fatigue, and even HIV. A new study shows there are sustained, cumulative beneficial effects of repeated massage therapy. The effects persist for several days to a week, and differ depending on the frequency of sessions. Results of […]