The Dangers of Hot Weather

The Dangers of Hot Weather

The Dangers of Hot Weather You cannot click through any news program without them warning you about the dangers associated with everything. Last Friday, on the show, What Would You Do? John Quinones was interviewing people what they would do if there was a baby left in a hot car. New programs and reality television […]

Thursday Thought: 3D Printers Are Changing The World Around Us

Thursday Thought: 3D Printers Are Changing The World Around Us

Ben Ryan Designs Cost Effective Prosthetic Arm For Sol 3D Printing Prosthetics Ben Ryan, a former psychology teacher, used a 3D printer to design and build a prosthetic arm for his 2-year old son Sol. There are no functioning prosthetic arms on the market for children younger than 3-years old. This is because young children quickly outgrow their […]

World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day Today is World Blood Donor Day. One donation of blood can save up to 3 lives. Millions of people around the world are in constant need of blood. Read below to understand the importance of blood donation.

Friday Feeling: You Don’t Need to Go Through Mental Illness Alone

Friday Feeling: You Don’t Need to Go Through Mental Illness Alone

Friday Feeling You don’t need to go through mental illness alone. This phrase should resonate with both people who suffer from mental illness, and their support systems like family and friends. 1 in 4 physicians has clinical depression.  Last week medical professionals raised awareness for physicians with depression by wearing wacky socks. This week, designer […]

Tourettes Awareness Day

Tourettes Awareness Day

Tourettes Awareness Day Today is Tourettes Awareness Day. We seek this article to raise awareness for people who suffer from Tourettes Syndrome. More than 140,000 children suffer from a form of Tourettes. That number comes out to be 0.3% of the population.

National Cancer Survivors Day

National Cancer Survivors Day

National Cancer Survivors Day This Sunday is National Cancer Survivors Day. Chances are you know at least one person who has had a form of cancer. The miracles are those who have overcame their cancer diagnosis,  defeated their cancer, and went into remission. This is a celebration of life and the remembering the struggles each […]

Healthcare Technology Management Week

Healthcare Technology Management Week

Healthcare Technology Management Week This week is Healthcare Technology Management Week! This may be one of our favorite weeks because it’s also Clinical Engineering Week. Clinical engineers are the backbone of the success of medical equipment in practical settings. Soma Technology has an elite group of trained biomedical engineers. Meet some of our engineers who […]

Dementia Awareness Week

Dementia Awareness Week

Dementia Awareness Week This week, May 21-27, is Dementia Awareness Week. This week raises awareness for people who have dementia. There are over 50 million people around the world that have some form of dementia. What is Dementia? Dementia is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects the brain’s ability to process. Dementia is the larger umbrella […]

Healthy Vision Month

Healthy Vision Month

Healthy Vision Month May is Healthy Vision Month. Are you reading this right now? We do almost everything with the help of our eyes. Our eyes transfer images from light to our brain and our brain produces the image. We want to raise awareness about common vision ailments and how we can protect our eyes. […]