Measles Outbreak Continues

Measles Outbreak Continues

Measles Outbreak Continues In the last few months, there has been a measles outbreak. The news is reporting that there are 22 more cases now. The measles epidemic stems from a larger movement to not vaccinate children and a move toward natural medicine. What does this mean for our nation as a whole? Continue reading […]

How to Read an EKG – Interpreting Waveforms

How to Read an EKG – Interpreting Waveforms

How to Read an EKG Everyone knows that EKGs are associated with the quality of life of someone inpatient, and that the parameters can determine someone’s vital signs. EKGs were designed to monitor cardiac activity. The leads placed on a patient can determine heart activity and transmit it back to other monitors located at the […]

Neonatal Incubator – What is it?

Neonatal Incubator – What is it?

Neonatal Incubator A neonatal incubator is primarily used to maintain the body temperature of newborns. Along with helping the body temperature of newborns, neonatal incubators can also control oxygen levels and humidity in the air the infant breathes. Most of the newer model incubators have features that allow the visualization of graphical data to accurately […]

Fetal Heart Monitor

Fetal Heart Monitor

Fetal Heart Monitor What is a Fetal Heart Monitor? Monitoring your fetus during labor and the tail end of your pregnancy is common practice. A fetal heart monitor is used to check the rate, rhythm, and accelerations or decelerations of the fetal heartbeat. The average heartbeat for a fetus is between 110 and 160 beats […]

75th Anniversary of D-Day

75th Anniversary of D-Day

75th Anniversary of D-Day June 6th, 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day. When allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy, and surprise attacked the axis power. This marked a significant win in the war. It helped to secure a win a little less than a year later. This day is solidified in world history […]

What is World No Tobacco Day?

What is World No Tobacco Day?

What is World No Tobacco Day? World No Tobacco Day is today, and it is exactly what the title suggests. Today is a day to raise awareness for the long held knowledge that tobacco causes insurmountable damage to the human body. Every year, over seven million people in the world die from complications associated with […]

Why Was Burnout Just Declared a Medical Condition?

Why Was Burnout Just Declared a Medical Condition?

Why Was Burnout Just Declared a Medical Condition? The World Health Organization declared yesterday that Burnout is now classified as a medical condition. This comes along the heels of a greater movement in the medical field and healthcare communities of identifying disorders of the mind, and to crush the stigma associated with mood disorders. Continue […]

Memorial Day 2019 – Remembering Why We Observe

Memorial Day 2019 – Remembering Why We Observe

Memorial Day 2019 – Remembering Why We Observe Today is Memorial Day and Soma Technology would like to extend our sincerest thank you to everyone who has served in the military, and to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Continue to read more about Memorial Day.

Happy Mother’s Day 2019

Happy Mother’s Day 2019

Happy Mother’s Day 2019 Soma Technology would like to wish all of the mothers out there, a happy mother’s day, and a chance to have a great day. Continue reading for more about why we need mothers in our lives, and some great mother’s day ideas!