Health Guide

COVID-19 and Cardiac Diseases
COVID-19 and Cardiac Diseases

As coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic progresses, scientists teach us more about the virus and how it progresses.

From the beginning, it is emphasized that people with chronic diseases, including the elderly and individuals with cardiac diseases, ar...

About Oral and Dental Health
About Oral and Dental Health

About Oral and Dental Health Clinic
Diagnosis and treatment services are available for both pediatric and adult patients in Oral and Dental Health Clinic of Güven Health Group. All dental treatments for adults, including aesthetic dentistry procedures, are perfo...

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy
Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy

Recently, it is ever increasingly performed and successful results are obtained.

Promising results are gained based on the advanced technology in early diagnosis and treatment of breast...

About Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
About Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

About Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
Comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment are available in all fields of plastic and aesthetic surgery in our Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Department. Since physical, psychological and philosophical differe...

What is Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)?
What is Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)?

What is abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)?
Sometimes diet and exercise are not enough to reach the tight, skinny, esthetic and functional abdominal appearance you desire. The Esthetic, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Center of Güven Hospital can offer various alter...

Types, Signs, Diagnosis and Treatment Methods of Colitis
Types, Signs, Diagnosis and Treatment Methods of Colitis

There are different types of colitis disease which is manifested by various signs, such as abdominal pain, blood in stool, constipation, loss of appetite, weight loss, rectal bleeding, nausea, vomiting, fever and flatulence. Therefore, it is critical to plan the treatment i...

Endoscopic Ultrasound / Diseases Of Digestive System
Endoscopic Ultrasound / Diseases Of Digestive System

Gastrointestinal system is comprised of multiple organs, extending from the mouth to the anus, that coordinate to perform numerous functions in a form of ten-meter structural complex.It is also close neighbor of many organs while extending from the chest cavity into the abd...

Vaginal Delivery or Caesarean Section?
Vaginal Delivery or Caesarean Section?

The adventure of pregnancy which is an unforgettable period in a woman’s life brings along a lot of questions despite being a rather joyful process. Prospective mothers have various questions ranging from pregnancy follow-up to selection of delivery method. Gynecologi...

Eight of every 10 women are at life-time risk of contracting HPV
Eight of every 10 women are at life-time risk of contracting HPV

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is among the most prevalent sexually transmitted diseases and it causes cervical cancer, the 4th most prevalent type of cancer in women. The infection generally persists without any symptoms and if it is not eliminated by the body, it can insidio...

About Obesity and Metabolic Surgery
About Obesity and Metabolic Surgery

Obesity is an important global public health problem and it is reported that the prevalence increased by 10-30% in the last decade. In our country, prevalence of obesity is 20.5% for men, 41.0% for women and 30.3% for general population. Most important causes of obesity are...

Cancer Overview
Cancer Overview

We would like to inform you broadly on what the cancer is, symptoms to be considered for diagnosis, how it is detected, relevant treatments and the care process following the treatment.
What is Cancer?
Cancer is among the most feared diseases in the world. It ...

What is the best exercise for fatty (steatotic) liver?
What is the best exercise for fatty (steatotic) liver?

Benefits of regular exercising to your overall health are undeniable. It does not only prevent heart diseases, type 2 diabetes mellitus and certain types of cancer but also helps with fatty changes of the liver. 

Studies conducted on 24 participants for 12 we...

Is your blood pressure higher than usual?
Is your blood pressure higher than usual?

Have you increased your alcohol consumption?
If yes, you should consider moderation back for a while.

Are you eating more processed foods, unhealthy snacks and salt?
At least, try to eat those with lower amount of salt and to eat healthier foods, if ...

False Facts About Lip Fillers
False Facts About Lip Fillers

Facial wrinkles and unwanted lines that develop secondary to age and genetic or environmental factors lead to aesthetic concerns. There are many aesthetical procedures to erase these marks that are caused by aging in a surgery and pain-free manner. The procedures that use d...

Early Diagnosis Of Lung Cancer
Early Diagnosis Of Lung Cancer

EBUS device yields hopeful results for early diagnosis of the lung cancer.

Lung cancer is the most prevalent type of cancer among men and fifth most prevalent type of cancer among women at our country while it is the leading cause of cancer death worldwide. Screen...

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Applications We Are Doing

• Ultrasound

• Short-wave diathermy

• Analgesic (pain relieving) currents (TENS, interferential current, vacuum interference, diadynamic current)

• Laser

• Infrared

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When Is Excess Vitamin B12 Harmful
When Is Excess Vitamin B12 Harmful

What is the function of B12?
It is a water-soluble vitamin that is needed by all cells of the body, as evidenced by the role played in following functions: 

DNA synthesis and bioavailability of amino acids

Maintenance of brain functions and p...

Vertigo
Vertigo

Balance is a complex mechanism that involves interpretation of information transmitted by the vestibular system (inner ear) and the somatosensorial system along with visual information by the central nervous system followed by sending necessary stimuli to the musculoskeleta...

Importance of Cervical Cancer Screening and PAP-SMEAR
Importance of Cervical Cancer Screening and PAP-SMEAR

Cervical cancer is one of the most prevalent gynecologic cancers in the world. Failure of women to have regular cancer screening makes the disease so prevalent. Regular cervical cancer screening helps detect the pre-cancerous changes –those seen before occurrence of t...

For Your Beauty in All Ages
For Your Beauty in All Ages

Nose Job (Nasal Aesthetic): Nose job aims making the nose appear natural and proportional to the face, while nasal functions are conserved and patient satisfaction is maximized. To make the nose proportional to the face, surgical or non-surgical interventions can be added t...

Face Lift
Face Lift

Before the procedure

Sometimes the procedure is done with sedation and local anesthesia, which numbs only part of your body. In other cases, general anesthesia — which renders you unconscious — is recommended.

During the procedure

I...

Eyelid Surgery
Eyelid Surgery

This surgery involves removal of excessive skin and bulging fat tissue and the procedure can be performed for both upper and lower eyelid. The intent is to obtain rejuvenated eye contours that look non-puffy and stunning. The skin around the eye (periocular skin) will sag a...

Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment Methods of Endometriosis (Chocolate Cyst)
Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment Methods of Endometriosis (Chocolate Cyst)

Endometrioma, colloquially called chocolate cyst, and endometriosis, a condition that involves endometrioma, is manifested by certain symptoms, such as difficulty in getting pregnant, ovarian cysts and abdominal distension. As the disease affects many women at reproductive ...

Do Not Ignore Those 6 Signs of Breast Cancer
Do Not Ignore Those 6 Signs of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in women around the world. Today, one out of every 8 women is under the risk of breast cancer. Although it is a quite prevalent condition, breast cancer can be diagnosed early and treated with high success rates if the conditi...

Post COVID-19 normalization
Post COVID-19 normalization

It is time to plan the doctor appointments that you have been postponing; how can we do this while protecting ourselves from COVID-19?

In many places, precautions against coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) are becoming less strict. However, you still may be worried. ...

Check-Up
Check-Up

In the fast pace of life, sometimes we forget the importance of our health. Waiting to be sick to come for a follow-up appointment might put you in a difficult position. To have a more fit and enjoyable life, make sure that you always have a health plan. 

Wit...

IVF (In Vitro Fertilization)
IVF (In Vitro Fertilization)

WHAT IS INFERTILITY?
Infertility implies inability to conceive after having regular sexual intercourse for minimum 1 year without the use of contraception.

The first step in treatment of infertility should be to investigate and examine the etiology or under...

The Vaccine of Youth
The Vaccine of Youth

The Vaccine of Youth: A Magical Touch on Your Skin
Hyaluronic acid is particularly effective in the field of skin health and beauty. More than half of the hyaluronic acid in our body resides in our skin.

Most people dream of a firmer, more vigorous and brig...

Obesity and Metabolic Surgery
Obesity and Metabolic Surgery

Obesity is responsible for 5 to 13% of all-cause deaths around the world. 

Morbid obesity leads to many health problems due to its negative effects on endocrine system, cardiovascular system, respiratory system, gastrointestinal system, skin, genitourinary sy...

The things we need to pay attention to mentally protect ourselves during COVID-19
The things we need to pay attention to mentally protect ourselves during COVID-19

Aside from the physical and economic damages, COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) pandemic causes worldwide, this pandemic also adversely affects the mental health of millions of people. Anxiety and panic attacks, which are observed in many people, spread almost as quickly as the ...

Are You Obese?
Are You Obese?

Obesity is a grave public health threat and is still on the rise in all around the world. Obesity is defined as a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or more, and severe obesity is defined as a BMI of 40 or more.

Over 50% of men over 50 years old worldwide are overweight....

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

The most common chromosome disorder is aneuploidy (chromosome disorder), where the number of chromosomes is less or more than normal. PGD is the screening of chromosomes for aneuploidy before the embryos are transferred to the uterus. Aneuploidy can occur in both the ovary ...

Hair Transplantation Center of Güven Hospital
Hair Transplantation Center of Güven Hospital

Hair Transplantation Center of Güven Hospital

Plastic surgeons and dermatologists of Güven Hospital use state-of-the-art hair transplantation techniques offer a permanent solution for baldness secondary to genetic or hormonal reasons.

Why You S...

Organ Transplantation
Organ Transplantation

High-end surgical team of Güven Hospital is especially specialized in kidney and liver transplant and serves patients from all around the globe.

Why Güven Hospital Organ Transplantation Center?

We present the possibility of a new life for thous...

Cancer Center of Güven Health Group
Cancer Center of Güven Health Group

Why You Should Prefer Cancer Center of Güven Health Group? 

Cancer Center of Güven Health Group offers thorough cancer care based on internationally acknowledged practices, last-generation technologies and multidisciplinary approach and provides mos...

Why Should I Have Check Up
Why Should I Have Check Up

WHAT ARE THE PROCEDURES THAT WILL BE PERFORMED DURING A CHECK-UP?

While the procedures change according to the check-up program you have selected and tests that will be performed, during a check-up program the following basic procedures are performed:

De...

What is The Right Time For Urology Control?
What is The Right Time For Urology Control?

The year 40 is a step to maturity for men. Some problems also emerge with this step. If you have become 40 years old, it is quite likely that you might be worried about hair loss and weight gain. Do you also know that it is time for you to start your routine follow-ups with...

Surgical Treatment of Lung Cancer
Surgical Treatment of Lung Cancer

Satisfactory results are achieved in treatment of lung cancer, which is one of the most prevalent cancer types, with surgical methods when the condition is diagnosed early. Prof. Bülent Tunçözgür, M.D. from Thoracic Surgery Department of Güven Hea...

What Should Be Known About Kidney Transplantation
What Should Be Known About Kidney Transplantation

Millions of patients around the world struggle to maintain their lives dependant on dialysis due to chronic kidney failure. Quality of life and survival rates of these patients can be increased with kidney transplant from both living and cadaver donors. Physicians from Orga...

Non-Surgical Treatment Of Heart Valves
Non-Surgical Treatment Of Heart Valves

TAVI and MitraClip methods

Recently, advancements in technology paved the way for developments at an unprecedented pace in the field of cardiology. Among them are balloon dilatation of coronary arteries and stent implantation as well as treatment of rhythm disorde...

Flexible Ureteroscopy
Flexible Ureteroscopy

Treatment of Kidney Stones with Flexible Ureteroscope
Access is achieved through urinary canal called urethra, without making an incision. A thin guide wire is placed, a sheath called “access sheet” is placed to the ureter over the wire and the flexible u...

Cardiologic Procedures Performed with Electrophysiological Studies
Cardiologic Procedures Performed with Electrophysiological Studies

What is Electrophysiological Study (EPS)?
Electrophysiological study (EPS) is an interventional test used for diagnosing arrhythmia, which is the rhythm disorder of heart. In this procedure, electrodes are advanced into the heart through intravenous access and intrac...

Signs, Stages, Diagnosis and Treatment of Lung Cancer
Signs, Stages, Diagnosis and Treatment of Lung Cancer

Choose a smoking free life for healthy lungs
It is estimated that around 9.6 million people in the world will lose their lives to cancer in year 2018. 22 percent of these deaths are caused by smoking. Lung cancer is the primary cancer type among the ones triggered by...

Diabetes Mellitus in 9 Questions
Diabetes Mellitus in 9 Questions

Diabetes mellitus, which becomes more prevalent each day like an epidemic in all over the globe, negatively affects many body systems. Treatment of diabetes, which can lead to serious health problems from eye diseases and organ failures unless it is taken under control, req...

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that is diagnostically characterized with irregular menstruation secondary to abnormal ovarian functions and presence of multiple small bead-like cysts (that’s why the condition is called as polycystic) on the wall of th...

Kidney Stone Disease and Treatment
Kidney Stone Disease and Treatment

What is Urinary System?
The kidneys where urine is produced and canal system that ensures the removal of urine from the body are called urinary system in short. The urinary system consists of two kidneys (right and left kidneys), ureters, urinary bladder and urethra....

Chest Diseases
Chest Diseases

Following disorders are diagnosed, followed up and treated as well as pulmonary functions are preoperatively tested in chest diseases department: lung cancer, pulmonary nodule, pneumonia, pleurisy, bronchiectasia, asthma, COPD, interstitial lung diseases, pulmonary hyperten...

Female Infertility
Female Infertility

Most common causes of female infertility include menstruation-related and ovulatory disorders, endometriosis, polycystic ovary syndrome, premature menopause, obstructed tubes and structural disorders of female organs. Many other etiologies can also be identified. Idiopathic...

Hearing loss
Hearing loss

Speech is the tool that is most commonly used for communication and infants and babies learn speaking by listening to others. Healthy hearing is a must for normal development of speech. On the other hand, hearing loss hinders infants and babies learn speaking. Progression o...

Speech Disorders
Speech Disorders

The most common speech disorders of childhood are stuttering, articulation disorder and late-onset speaking. Stuttering is related to disfluency. Usual flow or rhythm of speech is interrupted or hindered. Articular disorder implies improper generation of cert...

What is Azospermia?
What is Azospermia?

Azospermia implies total absence of sperm in the ejaculate and it represents one of the most important causes of the male infertility. This condition is diagnosed in 1% of all men and it accounts for 10 to 15% of men with infertility problem.

Azospermia is treated...

How To Increase Sperm Quality
How To Increase Sperm Quality

Sperm cell production and maturation last approximately 74 days. Sperm production is a continuous process, or in other words, sperm is stored and kept ready for ejaculation.

According to the criteria set by World Health Organization, sperm count should be ≥15 m...

Sperm Selection
Sperm Selection

NORMAL SPERM :

Sperm cell consists of 3 parts: Head, neck and tail. The head includes the genetic material. The neck provides the energy necessary for the motility. The tail, on the other head, ensures the motility. Head of a normal sperm measures 4-5 um in length...

Other Assisted Reproductive Techniques
Other Assisted Reproductive Techniques

Intra-Uterine Insemination

This procedure aims increasing the chance of uniting sperm with ovum. Although one ovum spontaneously maturates each month, time of maturation is manipulated with medications that are administered to the woman, and thus, the sperm meets ...

Is In Vitro Pregnancy Different From Other Pregnancies?
Is In Vitro Pregnancy Different From Other Pregnancies?

In vitro pregnancy is a sensational event in life of couples and thus, it should be deemed as gold pregnancy. The loss of in vitro fertilization pregnancy can cause a bigger trauma than the normal pregnancy losses as it is achieved in a hard way. Although everything goes we...

What Is Infertility?
What Is Infertility?

Infertility implies inability to conceive after having regular sexual intercourse for minimum 1 year without the use of contraception.

The first step in treatment of infertility should be to investigate and examine the etiology or underlying cause of the infertili...

In Vitro Fertilization Glossary
In Vitro Fertilization Glossary

FSH (Follicle Stimulating Hormone); a hormone secreted by the pituitary gland that ensures maturation of follicle in women and spermatogenesis in men.

A gamete implies male or female reproductive cell. These are eggs and sperms.

GnRH (Gonadotropin Releas...

Presbyopia
Presbyopia

The medical term for this inevitable point is called presbyopia and it defines the condition where you see the objects near your blurry. So, is there a way to avoid this?

Ophthalmologist Bülent Özkan, M.D. says that “nothing escapes the wearing eff...

Changing Energy Levels Due To Old Age
Changing Energy Levels Due To Old Age

Getting old is a natural part of life. Whatever the youth or the cultural change that is obsessed with looking young may indicate, old age is not necessarily an era during which our liveliness decreases, or illnesses increase.

Of course, preserving our energy leve...

Phases of In Vitro Fertilization
Phases of In Vitro Fertilization

In vitro fertilization consists of 5 phases. The first phase of in vitro fertilization includes initial interview and examination at Day 2 or 3 of menstruation and workup that is planned in the light of examinations and interviews. The initial examination and assessment are...

Facial Aging and Facial Rejuvenation Procedures
Facial Aging and Facial Rejuvenation Procedures

Tissues sag downwards due to gravity:

This effect is more prominent in thick skin types. Eyebrows, upper eyelids, cheeks and neck are especially prone to be effected by gravity. As our age advances, our eyebrows and upper eyelids fold downwards, cheeks sag and lin...

Foods That Increase Quality of Eggs
Foods That Increase Quality of Eggs

Group B vitamins (folic acid and vitamin B12) and zinc play a very important role in the development of oocyte, since zinc is required in synthesis of DNA and cellular division. Similarly, foods rich in iron are also rich in folic acid. 

Studies demonstrate t...

Aesthetic Dentistry Applications
Aesthetic Dentistry Applications

All ceramic crowns for beautiful smile

The ceramic coating method which is frequently used to achieve a healthy and aesthetic appearance for the teeth, is a long term and reliable application that promises a natural look. This procedure requires the presence of na...

5 Good Reasons to Walk
5 Good Reasons to Walk

Walking reduces stress, induces joy and increases self-respect.
One of the most important benefits of walking is that it reduces stress and calms us. At the same time, endorphin hormone that is secreted while walking makes us more joyful. Increasing our self-respect ...

Newborn Hearing Reference Center
Newborn Hearing Reference Center

Güven Hospital Newborn Hearing Reference Center offers our patients service with a multidisciplinary diagnostic and therapeutic approach with participation of our specialists from fields of Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology, Pediatrics, Radiology and Anesthesia. 

...
Scar Revision
Scar Revision

When the tissues are damaged, scars occur as a part of the body's natural healing process. The condition may be caused by the damaged tissue, traumatic injuries, surgical procedures, animal bite, burns, acne or rash that may impair the integrity of the skin. 

...
Facial Fat Injections
Facial Fat Injections

Previously, it has been considered that fat injections are applied for filling purposes only. 

However, studies show that the fat tissue is the richest source with respect to adult stem cells. These stem cells replace missing cell types and repair damaged cel...

Face Is The Mirror Of Health
Face Is The Mirror Of Health

Human body is a wonderful structure that warns you when there is a problem one way or another. You just need to understand its messages.

Your body gives a sign for each disease. These signs are most prominent on face. Looking to a mirror provides assistance in dis...

What is Hyperhidrosis?
What is Hyperhidrosis?

Sweating is a normal, physiological bodily function. Sweating occurs and the heat balance is maintained as the sweat glands are stimulated as a result of increased body temperature or exercise. However, hyperhidrosis-seen as a disease-is an abnormally excessive sweating wit...

Breast Surgery Services
Breast Surgery Services

What is breast conserving surgery?

Breast-conserving surgery implies removal of the breast cancer zone along with a certain part of the peripheral healthy tissue to ensure integrity of the rest breast tissue. Since means of early diagnosis have improved for the br...

What is Endocrine Surgery?
What is Endocrine Surgery?

What is Endocrine Surgery?

The term endocrine surgery involves surgical procedures performed to treat the diseases originating from the glands secreting hormones in the body. The definition of endocrine surgery, which is a sub-branch of general surgery, includes d...

For Your Beauty
For Your Beauty

We know that you value your beauty as much as your health. Therefore, we serve you by our specialized team and technological infrastructure for a younger, beautiful and vibrant skin. Dermocosmetologic procedures and laser therapies that are performed in Dermatology Departme...

Psychological Treatment & Support in Cancer
Psychological Treatment & Support in Cancer

Cancer weakens the human body, both mentally and physically. Serious side effects like hair loss and bruising can cause patients to feel mentally depressed. Cancer patients may find themselves struggling with depression and feelings like fear, anxiety, panic or despair. Pre...

Obesity
Obesity

What are the causes of obesity?
Bad eating habits, excessive caloric intake and an inactive life are among the major causes of obesity. However, the factors that trigger obesity remain unclear, while it is known that there are several factors playing a role in a pers...

Radiation Oncology Services
Radiation Oncology Services

Radiotherapy is used to treat almost all types of cancer
Radiotherapy can be used to treat almost all types of cancer. The role of this treatment modality weakens slightly in treatment of pediatric cancers, such as leukemia, also called liquid tumor, due to the risk ...

Rheumatology
Rheumatology

RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
Patients, who present to Rheumatology Clinic, mostly complain of rheumatoid arthritis. The condition is more common in women. Although the condition generally occurs between 40-50 years of age, it may occur at any age including childhood. The con...

All You Need To Know About Urology
All You Need To Know About Urology

Why Flexible Ureteroscopy? (Intrarenal Stone Surgery)
The aim in treating stones is to achieve the best possible results with the least side effects. There has been lots of development over the last 20 years, so open surgical methods in treating stone disease have dr...

Do You Have Bad Breath?
Do You Have Bad Breath?

Bad breath and oral malodor are common health problems. Although mint candies, oral sprays and mouthwash products are used in an attempt to solve the problem cosmetically, the real important thing is to look for and find the underlying cause and cure it.

The cause...

Pain is Not Your Destiny
Pain is Not Your Destiny

You can get rid of almost all your pains that make your life miserable, and say hello to a life filled with peace and tranquility instead of constant pain.

Wonder how? The answer is PROLOTHERAPY…

So, what is Prolotherapy and what is it good for? L...

Unknown Facts About Painful Bladder Syndrome
Unknown Facts About Painful Bladder Syndrome

PBS is a chronic nonbacterial inflammation of the bladder, causing pain and discomfort. In other words, it is a chronic inflammation of the bladder walls. The cause of this disease is often uncertain. Interstitial cystitis cannot be diagnosed with a simple urinalysis, nor b...

Lower Face And Neck Rejuvenation Surgery
Lower Face And Neck Rejuvenation Surgery

Parts that make up the lower face and neck area are the lower cheeks, the jawline and neck. Aging and the effects of gravity cause the facial skin to loosen and sag down the jawline (jowls), resulting in loss of definition to the facial oval and the face gaining a rather re...

Mommy Makeover (Torsoplasty)
Mommy Makeover (Torsoplasty)

Correction of pregnancy and childbirth related deformations of the female body affecting the abdomen, breasts, waist and sometimes the butt in a single session is referred to as Mommy Makeover (Torsoplasty). Even though tummy tuck and breast surgery may seem two different p...

Infections And Surgical Removal Of Tonsils And Adenoids
Infections And Surgical Removal Of Tonsils And Adenoids

What are the tonsils and adenoids? What are their functions?
Tonsils and adenoids are tissues that generally partake in the body’s defense mechanism (such as antibody production) in that they act against microbes entering the body through the mouth or nose as w...

Screening And Removal Of Moles (Nevi)
Screening And Removal Of Moles (Nevi)

Moles are frequently pink or brown in color with an oval or round shape, and they can be congenital or acquired. However, the underlying cause for the molecular change triggering formation of moles that can be seen in every part of the body remains unclear.

Most m...

Chewing your food thoroughly: Why is it so important?
Chewing your food thoroughly: Why is it so important?

According to research published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, chewing food 40 times instead of 15 makes you eat 12% less. If we consider chewing as a habit, it becomes self-evident that our cultural eating habits and specifically our family eating culture h...

Sleep 101: Why do we sleep? The Basics of Sleep
Sleep 101: Why do we sleep? The Basics of Sleep

Have you ever given a thought to sleep, one of our most basic needs? The world of science continues to do research on "sleep", yet there remain still so many unknowns to it, waiting to be discovered! In this article, you will find many interesting facts about slee...

Ozone Therapy With Its Known Benefits
Ozone Therapy With Its Known Benefits

In these days that our health is more important than ever, we act very carefully to protect ourselves against the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, which has taken the world by storm, and maintain our general health status at maximum level. There is an alternative method...

STRESS
STRESS

Stress-one of the major problems of the recent years- became a part of life with the COVID-19 pandemic. So what can we do to cope with stress? Although methods we can use to relax vary from person to person, walking in green spaces and outdoor settings, listening to soothin...

Breast Augmentation
Breast Augmentation

Breasts have always been a significant criterion for beauty. They have a major effect on physical proportions, but it also affects choice of clothes and self-confidence. Disproportional breasts relative to height, shoulder width and hips or too small breasts may cause low s...

Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
Breast Lift (Mastopexy)

Mastopexy implies the surgical procedure performed to restore the upright position of sagging breasts. The surgery consists of three main procedures: Nipples are transposed to optimal position, the breast tissue is recontoured and excess skin is removed. If breasts are too ...

Breast Reduction Surgery
Breast Reduction Surgery

Breasts are inevitable part of beauty in women. Although large breasts seem attractive in very young ages, they lose their shape and sag due to effect of gravity in a short time. Changes in bodyweight and pregnancies also cause further enlargement and sagging of breasts. La...

10 Signs of Pancreatic Cancer
10 Signs of Pancreatic Cancer

Chronic inflammation of pancreas, called pancreatitis, and smoking are the two most important causes of pancreatic cancer, other than genetic factors. Therefore, it is crucial for people with pancreatitis to keep their health under control through regular check-up. Consider...

Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery
Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy
Mastectomy is the principal surgical treatment of breast cancer and it implies surgical removal of breast tissue. Recently, “post-mastectomy breast reconstruction (mastoplasty)” is the principal component of modern o...

Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck Surgery)
Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck Surgery)

However, the abdominal region is one of the most rapidly deforming body parts, especially in women, following childbirth and body weight fluctuations. Giving birth to a child loosens, cracks abdominal skin and lead to weakness of abdominal muscles, resulting in a belly that...

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

BPH usually begins at 30s and progresses gradually. Initial symptoms emerge at 50 years of age and later on. Most of men aged 60 have minimal BPH. The probability of the inability to urinate and difficulty urinating secondary to BPH is 90% in men aged 85.

What are...

Overactive Bladder
Overactive Bladder

Overactive Bladder

Overactive bladder is defined as a sudden urge to void in association with or without incontinence in the daytime or at night in the absence of a urinary tract infection or another pathologic condition.

It is reported that 445 million ...

Skin Cancers
Skin Cancers

Skin Cancers:

The skin, the largest organ of our body, undertakes many functions. Skin protects the body against possible injuries, prevents fluid loss and helps vitamin D intake. Moreover, skin is protective against both microorganisms and harmful ultraviolet (UV...

Chin Aesthetics (Genioplasty)
Chin Aesthetics (Genioplasty)

Chin Aesthetics (Genioplasty)

Chin and tip of the chin is located in the lowermost part of the face and it is the transition from the face to the neck. Size of the chin is as critical as the nose for the facial profile. The chin supplements the facial profile. Hav...

Factors That Hinder Conception
Factors That Hinder Conception

Factors That Hinder Conception

Infertility is described as not being able to conceive within a year despite having sexual intercourse at sufficient frequency without any contraception method. Today, only 15 out of every 100 couples who want to have a child can ach...

Bed-Wetting In Children
Bed-Wetting In Children

Bed-wetting which occurs in children above the age of five is called Enuresis or Nocturnal Enuresis. Persistence of bed-wetting after the age of 5 is around 15%; this rate decreases by 15% every year and it declines to 1-2% for an individual at the age of 15. It is usually ...

Is Internet A Friend Or A Foe For The Children?
Is Internet A Friend Or A Foe For The Children?

Statistics reveal out that frequency of internet use gradually increases every year. It is also notified that 80% of internet use is at home environment and men use internet more commonly. Internet, one of the most powerful communication tools in our era, has an essential r...

Depression
Depression

Please do not hesitate to ask for professional help if you think that you or one of your loved ones has depression according to the information written below. Because depression is a treatable disease. You do not have to fight this disease on your own.

 1. Wh...

Erectile Dysfunction Is A Trouble For 70 Out Of Every 100 Men
Erectile Dysfunction Is A Trouble For 70 Out Of Every 100 Men

THIS DISEASE IS A TROUBLE FOR 70 OUT OF EVERY 100 MEN

Sexuality is a phenomenon that has a critical role in lives of men and women. An individual can have many transient or chronic diseases throughout the lifetime. Disorders in sexual life can also be transient or...

Genital Aesthetics
Genital Aesthetics

The deformities in the genital region not only cause an aesthetically bad appearance, but also result in problems such as lack of self-confidence, sexual dysfunction, painful sexual intercourse, frequent infections, lack of satisfaction or embarrassment. An important part o...

Diseases Of External Genitalia In Male Children
Diseases Of External Genitalia In Male Children

Most of the data about the incidence rate of diseases such as hypospadias, undescended testicle, inguinal hernia and/or hydrocele in childhood period have been obtained from studies conducted abroad. Different rates are reported in studies carried out in our country and tho...

Filling Procedures
Filling Procedures

Today, one of the most commonly applied methods in the field of aesthetics are practices performed with hyaluronic acid based filling materials. Filler injections are used in a wide range of fields from elimination of fine lines and wrinkles in the face to lip augmentation,...

Hand Surgery Practices
Hand Surgery Practices

Our hands are crucial to meet our basic needs and to produce things. Many temporary or permanent problems, especially injuries due to occupational accidents, significantly affect our lives and cause many problems. The structure of the upper limb, such as bone, muscle, tendo...

General Recommendations for Parents Whose Children will Undergo Surgery
General Recommendations for Parents Whose Children will Undergo Surgery

The fact that your child needs to undergo an operation may worry you. This is quite normal. Information and preparation process can be a key factor to overcome this issue.

Brave it out first

Upcoming surgery for your child is a source of stress for you. ...

Dementia
Dementia

Dementia is defined as the loss of cognitive functioning, such that it affects daily life activities. Dementia is associated with a group of symptoms that impair thinking, memory, reasoning, personality, mood and behaviours.

Dementia is caused by various brain inf...

Güven Hospital Home Care Unit
Güven Hospital Home Care Unit

Home Care is a special service provided by Güven Hospital for our patients. Our Home Care Unit, which provides high-quality medical care according to the comfort and convenience of our patients, works with doctors and nurses specialized in geriatrics and home care.

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Every Woman Has The Risk of Breast Cancer
Every Woman Has The Risk of Breast Cancer

A woman’s risk of breast cancer differs according to her lifestyle and genetic structure. We can reduce the risk by making small changes in our lifestyle Changing our body mass index, our weight Increasing our daily physical activities Quitting smoking Limiting our al...

Brain Tumors
Brain Tumors

Each year millions of people are diagnosed with cancer. 1.7 % of these patients are suffering from brain tumors.

For the early diagnosis of brain tumors, whose prevalence recently increased especially in North America and Northern Europe, ind...

Management of Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus with Metabolic Surgery
Management of Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus with Metabolic Surgery

Obesity implies increased body fat such that it threatens the health, and recently, it is globally recognized as a disease that should be struggled. Excess weight is associated with many health problems, especially type 2 diabetes mellitus. Overweight is diagnosed in four o...

Nutrition in Cancer
Nutrition in Cancer

Cancer cells are characterized by rapid and uncontrolled growth in the human body. A major cause associated with the development of cancer diseases is diet. An unhealthy diet with an overconsumption of bad fats and a sedentary lifestyle increase the risk to develop cancer. ...