Surgical Microscope Rentals

Surgical Microscope Rentals

One clear factor for surgeons to operate accurately is a clear visualization of the anatomical structure. On the one hand, some anatomical structures are very small, varying from millimeters to microns. A clear view of these anatomical structures requires a resolution well beyond that of our human eye. This is why surgical microscopes are integral […]

Skin Cancer: Understanding The Importance Of Prevention

Skin Cancer: Understanding The Importance Of Prevention

Skin cancer is amongst one of the most common types of cancers. Particularly during the summertime, as we all tend to bathe in the summer sun, there are more frequent cases of people pre-diagnosed with cancerous skin conditions attributed to harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. However, this common form of cancer can also occur in areas […]

Verathon BladderScan Prime Plus Bladder Scanner

Verathon BladderScan Prime Plus Bladder Scanner

In today’s medical field, there are many reasons for the use and application of a bladder scan system. A bladder scan is a portable hand-held ultrasound device that non-invasively measures the urine volume in the bladder. Bladder scanners such as the Verathon BladderScan Prime Plus are often widely used. Continue reading further to learn more about the […]

Hepatitis C and Tattooing: Can You Get Hepatitis From Tattoos?

Hepatitis C and Tattooing: Can You Get Hepatitis From Tattoos?

Whether if it is for symbolic sentimentalities, self-expression, artistic freedom, or a visual display of a personal narrative, tattoos have always remained popular for a multitude of reasons. As the art form continues to move from the fringes into the mainstream, many have begun to wonder whether it poses any risk of infection from blood-borne diseases […]

Eid al-Fitr 2021: Soma Tech Intl

Eid al-Fitr 2021: Soma Tech Intl

WHAT IS EID? Eid literally means a “festival” or “feast” in Arabic. There are two major Eids in the Islamic calendar per year – Eid al-Fitr earlier in the year and Eid al-Adha later. Eid al-Fitr is a three-day-long festival and is known as the “Lesser” or “Smaller Eid” when compared to Eid al-Adha, which [...]
Stress: Understanding The Side Effects To Your Health

Stress: Understanding The Side Effects To Your Health

Stress is a fact of life and can affect individuals in a variety of ways. At some point in life, every individual experience some degree of stress; some individuals experience signs of stress more often than others. Stress can be manifested from any situation or thought that causes an individual to experience frustration, anger, and […]

Understanding The Cause Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Understanding The Cause Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

It is estimated that between 3-20% of Americans experience Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) symptoms. Some people with IBS have minor symptoms. However, for others, the symptoms are significant and disrupt daily life. As our continued efforts to help raise awareness during Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month, let us examine further to better understand the cause […]

Choosing The Right Anesthesia Machine

Choosing The Right Anesthesia Machine

Over the past few years, anesthesia machines haven’t undergone many changes. However, today’s machines do have many added features which have made them easier, more efficient, and safer than they were in earlier years. Regardless, the wide array of available features, as well as the many brands available are what can make the right machine for your […]

Diabetes: Mindful Eating During Easter Sunday

Diabetes: Mindful Eating During Easter Sunday

Easter can be a difficult time to have diabetes, not least because of the temptation. Easter is a time of family togetherness, new beginnings, spring-cleaning and, you guessed it… lots of chocolate! Chocolate bunnies, eggs, and chicks seem to line every shop window for weeks. If you have diabetes, you might just be cursing Easter. […]

Anesthesia Machine: GE Datex Ohmeda Aestiva 5

Anesthesia Machine: GE Datex Ohmeda Aestiva 5

Electronic monitoring of patient status as a key element of anesthesia patient safety is well recognized in discussions on standards of anesthesia machines. During the past 100 years, the anesthesia machine has undergone near-total technological changes. The machine has evolved from a simple mechanical gas delivery device to a sophisticated system designed to still deliver gas but also […]