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Deputy Head of the Department of Graphic Design at our Faculty of Fine Arts, Dr. Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu drew the cover of The New Yorker for the eighth time. Other works of Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu, drawn for The New Yorker. Press: newyorker.com | hurriyet.com.tr | milliyet.com.tr | gazeteoksijen.com | sabah.com.tr | posta.com.tr | milliyet.com.tr | milliyetsanat.com | ahaber.com.tr | ntv
Studies show that by 2050, one out of every two people will have an allergic nature. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Specialist Prof. Dr. Hülya Ercan Sarıçoban pointed out that allergy diseases, which were seen at a rate of 3-5% about 20 years ago, have increased to a rate of 10-15% by showing an increase of 2-3 times today. With the arrival of spring, the importance of allergies, one of the most frequently discussed topics, is increasing day by day. Research shows that almost all allergic diseases have increased significantly in recent years. Reminding that environmental factors and...
Pulmonologist Dr. Seha Akduman stated that the number of newly diagnosed lung cancer cases is 5 times higher than last year's average. He claimed, “Especially smokers that we could not convince for tomography had to have tomography due to coronavirus. In this way, we were able to catch lung cancer at an early stage”. The diagnosis of lung cancers have increased further with the coronavirus pandemic. CT scans that are done for control purposes enabled the physicians to detect the cancer at an early stage. Stating that the number of new cases are five times more than those of last...
Stating that diabetes and hypertension developing due to nutrition and salt consumption can lead to kidney failure, Internal Diseases and Nephrology Specialist Prof. Dr. Gülçin Kantarcı made important warnings. Drawing attention to salts containing potassium, Prof. Dr. Kantarcı explained that dialysis patients with kidney failure and organ transplant patients should definitely not use them. Renal failure continues to be a major health problem both in Turkey and in the world today. Stating that 1 in every 10 people throughout the world and 1 in every 7 people in Turkey have renal...
You have heard phrases such as "I gain weight even if I drink water", "I don't eat at all, but I'm still gaining weight" from many people who want to lose weight, but some behaviors done intentionally or unintentionally while dieting or just maintaining weight control can prevent weight loss. "Every bite of food and every drink should be consumed consciously," said Yeditepe University Kozyatağı Hospital Dietician and Phytotherapy Specialist Buket Ertaş a Dietician and Phytotherapy Specialist, and reminded that small mistakes made unconsciously can cause...
The menopause period, when the woman's menstrual cycle ends and cannot conceive, manifests itself with various symptoms. Reminding that the production of estrogen and progesterone hormones is the basis of these symptoms, Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialist Prof. Dr. Rukset Attar said that menopause is a process that takes 3-5 years, including before and after the period itself, and manifests many symptoms. There should be no menstrual bleeding for 12 months in order for the diagnosis of menopause to be definite. However, this period can last between 3-5 years. In some women, the...
The choice of the right treatment for the right patient in the Parkinson's treatment, which continues to be a serious problem especially for elderly people, affects the success of the result. Brain and Nerve Surgery Specialist Prof. Dr. A. Hilmi Kaya said that brain pacemaker therapy connects patients to life again, especially in advanced stage cases who do not benefit from drug therapy. Communication between cells in the brain is provided by a number of substances. Parkinson’s develops as a result of the disruption of the cells that produce dopamine, which is also...
Endometriosis, known as chocolate cyst, which is common among women, is the cause of infertility in 30 percent of women. Stating that it is necessary to be careful about surgical treatment, Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialist Professor Dr. Erkut Attar warned, "If the cyst is surgically removed before the woman becomes pregnant or the egg retrieval procedure is performed, it can seriously damage the patient's fertility”. Endometriosis (chocolate cyst) affects an average of 1 in every 10 women in the society. Explaining that chocolate cysts can be seen from the...
Pointing out that an increase is observed in the number of cancer cases with each passing year both in Turkey and in the world, Yeditepe University Hospitals Medical Oncology Specialist claimed, "In Turkey there are many specific reasons for the increase. These include advances in preventive medicine, many developments in medicine, and the reduction in loss of life with all the supportive treatments brought by modern life”. "Lung cancer in Turkey Ranks at the First Place" Stating that cancers that develop because of infectious diseases decrease in numbers while...
On April 16, World Voice Day, Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Specialist Prof. Dr. Zeynep Alkan talked about the symptoms and treatment methods of voice problems, giving information about vocal health, hygiene and aesthetics. Prof. Dr Zeynep Alkan said, “Diseases such as cold, flu, reflux, allergies, and sound problems caused by misuse are temporary and can be treated. The main problem is to attribute aphonia to other causes and delay the diagnosis of the disease that can be serious. Therefore, a physician should be consulted in case of aphonia that lasts more than...

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