Tourette Syndrome Awareness 

Tourette Syndrome Awareness 

 What is Tourette Awareness?  What is Tourette Syndrome?   Types of Tics  Symptoms of Tourette Syndrome  Co-occurring Conditions  Treatments   What is Tourette Awareness?  Tourette Awareness runs from May 15th to June 15th every year. There are several events in which you can participate throughout these days in order to raise awareness and donate to associations that […]

The Importance Of National Occupational Therapy Month

The Importance Of National Occupational Therapy Month

Brief History of Occupational Therapy Development Of Current Occupational Therapy Difference Between Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy What Does an Occupational Therapist Do? National Occupational Therapy Month How To Observe Occupational Therapy Month? Final Thought   Did you know that April is Occupational Therapy Month here in the U.S.? Occupational Therapy Month is all about […]

Steris HarmonyAIR A Series VS Amico iCE 30 Surgical Lights

Steris HarmonyAIR A Series VS Amico iCE 30 Surgical Lights

Types Of Surgical Lights General Comparison Between Steris HarmonyAIR A Series And Amico iCE 30 Introduction To The Steris HarmonyAIR A Series Steris HarmonyAIR A Series Features Introduction To The Amico iCE 30 Amico iCE 30 Features Rental Options On Surgical Lights Final Thought   The right surgical lighting is critical for patient safety and […]

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 […]

Black History Month

Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history. Also known as African American History Month, the event grew out of the brainchild of noted historian Carter G. Woodson and other prominent African Americans. Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially […]

Surgical Microscopes In The Medical Field

Surgical Microscopes In The Medical Field

Surgical microscopes have become an indispensable tool since their first recorded use during an operation in 1922. First used in neurosurgical procedures, this tool is now heavily utilized in the surgical practice of ophthalmology, otolaryngology, plastic and reconstructive medicine, and more. However, new aspects such as stability, size, viewing and recording capabilities, positioning, and the ability to integrate with image-guided surgical tools must be addressed in […]

What Is the Importance of Surgical Slush Machines and Fluid Warmers?

What Is the Importance of Surgical Slush Machines and Fluid Warmers?

What is the Importance of Surgical Slush Machines and Fluid Warmers? Surgical slush machines and fluid warmers are some of the most necessary pieces of medical equipment, especially during organ transplant procedures. These pieces of equipment are vital in some of the most intense and time-consuming procedures that are regularly performed. While it is an unfortunate event when […]

How Fast is the Average Blink?

How Fast is the Average Blink?

How Fast is the Average Blink? The Average Duration for a Single Blink When you blink, your eyelids clear away dust particles and spread lubricating fluids across the eyeball. Every time you blink your eyelids sweep oils and mucous secretions across the surface to keep from drying out. You don’t really notice the momentary darkness […]

Signs You’re Not Drinking Enough Water

Signs You’re Not Drinking Enough Water

Signs You’re Not Drinking Enough Water While it is super important that we are drinking enough water during the day, it is vastly more important to drink enough water during the summertime. Water is one of the building blocks of life. Adult humans have composed of 50-65% water, and our blood is 90% water. Our […]

Summer Means Tick Checks!

Summer Means Tick Checks!

Summer Means Tick Checks! With an incoming of hot weather, means there are more bugs that are living outside. These includes pesky hornets, mosquitos and ticks! You may have already gotten ant or ladybug infestations in your home, or seen some spiders. Those spiders are usually harmless, but make certain to do your research in […]