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  • Are you pregnant at risk? What is a high risk pregnancy?

    There are many issues that pregnant women should pay attention to in order for the pregnancy process to be healthy and the baby to be born in a healthy way.

  • Frequently Asked Questions About Pregnancy

    When should I share the information that I am pregnant with my loved ones?Can I have dental treatment during pregnancy? Can I have an X-ray during pregnancy? Can I have anesthesia during pregnancy?

  • What tests should you do before pregnancy?

    An important part of pre-pregnancy planning is to detect possible diseases in advance and to take necessary precautions. For this purpose, it is beneficial for expectant mothers to have some tests before pregnancy.

  • Pregnancy follow-ups

    Pregnancy follow-up is the process of regular and periodic controls of the mother and fetus during the period from the detection of pregnancy until delivery.

  • Pregnancy tests

    Pregnancy tests are based on the measurement of HCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin) hormone level. HCG is produced in trophoblast cells via the placenta. The beta type of the hormone, which has two types as alpha and beta, is used in the definitive diagnosis of pregnancy.

DEVELOPMENT OF THE FETUS

READ MORE for information about fetal development, anomalies, possible health problems and what to do in the womb.

BABY CARE

READ MORE for information about your baby’s health, development, vaccinations, illnesses or mental health.

VACCINE PROTECTS

Vaccines protect your baby and child from injury and death by strengthening their immune system. READ MORE for detailed information about vaccines.

CHILD HEALTH

Monitor your child’s health. READ MORE for information on age-related development, vaccinations, illness or mental health.

What is preeclampsia?

Preeclampsia is the first of the risky situations that can endanger the life of the pregnant woman and the baby. It is actually a pregnancy complication. It is among the top three most common causes of maternal death.

  • How is wound dressing done?

    Dressing is a wound care applied to accelerate the healing of any wound and to protect it from infections. Dressing techniques can also vary according to the types of wounds.

  • First aid for bleeding

    Bleeding may originate from arteries or veins. From the shape of the bleeding or the color of the blood, it can be understood from which type of vessel the bleeding originates. Knowing this is important for rapid intervention.

  • What tests should you do before pregnancy?

    An important part of pre-pregnancy planning is to detect possible diseases in advance and to take necessary precautions. For this purpose, it is beneficial for expectant mothers to have some tests before pregnancy.

  • How is the bandage applied?

    In case of injury to a body part, the bandage not only has protective, supportive and preventive effects, but also reduces the risk of re-injury during rehabilitation during the healing process, providing early return to activity and controlling unwanted movements that may prevent recovery.

  • Dizziness (Vertigo)

    Vertigo can be in the acute form that occurs suddenly, or it can be chronic for a long time. Vertigo refers to causes and situations that vary according to the way it is perceived. Sometimes it can be seen that patients describe their sudden fainting sensations as vertigo.

ALLERGIES

Don’t let your allergies make life unbearable. READ MORE for information about allergy problems and what to do.

MEDICINE TOXICATIONS

The drugs you use frequently may not always be innocent. Avoid unnecessary and overdose drug use. READ MORE for information about poisoning that may occur due to drug use.

HEARTH PALPITATIONS

Excitement, fear, stress, excessive exercise, and sometimes palpitations can be a symptom of an underlying heart disease. READ MORE for detailed information about heart palpitations.

Thyrotoxicosis and thyroid storm

In more advanced stages of thyrotoxicosis, a life-threatening condition called thyroid storm may develop. READ MORE for detailed information. 

CHEST PAIN

If you have chest pain for more than 15 minutes, if the pain spreads to your arms, back, neck or jaw, if you feel pressure or heaviness in your chest, if you have discomfort such as shortness of breath and sweating, call the 911 emergency service immediately because you may have a heart attack.

  • What is propolis? Why should it be used with caution?

    Propolis is a bee product. Although it is touted as a miraculous effect for many diseases due to its rich content, and even though it is approved as a medicine by some national authorities, it should be used under the supervision of a specialist and in appropriate doses, considering allergic reactions and possible side effects.

  • What are the symptoms of malnutrition?

    Malnutrition, which is characterized by protein and energy deficiency, is mainly characterized by signs and symptoms due to weakening of the immune system.

  • Potassium (K) and nutrition

    Potassium (K) provides the body fluid and electrolyte balance together with sodium. Potassium is necessary for the activity of all muscles, including the heart.

  • What is bulimia nervosa?

    Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by episodes of binge eating followed by episodes of vomiting with fear of gaining weight. They are slightly overweight compared to anorexia nervosa patients.

  • What is anorexia nervosa?

    Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by excessive weight loss, a person's distorted understanding of body shape and weight perception. They are significantly restricted in their food intake.

KETOGENIC DIET

What is the ketogenic diet? How is the ketogenic diet applied? Who is not suitable for this? What are the side effects? READ MORE to assess whether the ketogenic diet is right for you.

HEDONIC HUNGER

Do you eat when you are not really hungry? Can’t lose weight somehow? How can you get rid of hedonic hunger? READ MORE for detailed information about false hunger.

Eggshell membrane and collagen support

The eggshell contains two membranes. One is on the surface where it is adjacent to the egg white. This is called the inner membrane. There is an air gap in the shower of the inner membrane. It has an outer membrane on it. READ MORE.

PROBIOTICS

Probiotics are microorganisms that affect the intestinal microflora and trigger beneficial effects by strengthening the immune system. They are good and friendly microorganisms. It makes positive contributions to human health. READ MORE.

  • What is panic disorder?

    Panic disorders are seizures that come on suddenly, leaving people in fear and intense distress. It is an anxiety disorder. In our normal life, everyone experiences the feeling of extreme anxiety and panic at some times.

  • How is bipolar disorder diagnosed and treated?

    Bipolar disorder is diagnosed with a good anamnesis. Family history is questioned in diagnosis. Some patients may have tests for additional diseases, such as thyroid tests.

  • How is the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety disorder?

    In patients with suspected anxiety disorder, other diseases should be excluded for physical findings, if any. Physical diseases should not be missed in people with both anxiety disorder, heart disease or thyroid disease.

  • Familial Mediterranean Fever, FMF

    FMF is a familial disease with high fever, abdominal pain, chest pain and joint pain. In the later period, signs and symptoms related to amyloid deposition may accompany. It develops in attacks.

  • Am I depressed?

    It is a disease that manifests itself with symptoms such as emotional depression, indifference to events and the environment, reluctance to enjoy many activities, pessimism, feeling worthless, regretting what one has done, inability to sleep, decreased desire to eat, and sexual reluctance.

  • What are the symptoms of prostate cancer?

    Prostate cancer may give symptoms related to cancer in general, as well as symptoms related to the pressure of the growing cancerous tissue on the urethra.

RHEUMATIC FEVER

Rheumatic fever is a complication of throat infection caused by Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus bacteria or after scarlet fever, which develops in some people due to the body’s overreaction to the bacteria and progresses with joint pain and heart problems.READ MORE.

HERPES ZOSTER

Herpes Zoster is a painful, rash viral, contagious disease of the skin. It is not life-threatening, but the pain can make life unbearable. There is a possibility of recurrence in cases that are not properly treated.READ MORE.

WHAT IS CANCER (MALIGNANT TUMOR, NEOPLASM, MALIGNANCY)

Cancer is a disease characterized by irregular division and abnormal proliferation of cells in an organ or tissue of the body. It can be seen in almost any organ or tissue. It tends to start in one organ or tissue and spread (metastasize) to other organs or tissues.READ MORE.

SYMPTOMS

What are the symptoms of diseases? Could what you experience or feel be a symptom of any disease? READ MORE for questions about your symptoms.