Eating chestnuts daily helps keep the heart healthy

Chestnuts, a favourite food on cold winter nights, are notable for their health benefits. Professor Gulay Kocoglu of Cumhuriyet University's (CU) Faculty of Medicine's...

Eating fish reduces risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Eating fish at least once a week can reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study conducted at Rush University...

Eat for health: Top 10 cancer-fighting foods

One of today's biggest threats, cancer horrifies people. However, it is possible to help protect yourself from and fight against cancer with everyday...

Turkey top spot for eye surgeries with over 40,000 operations a year:

Turkey has ranked as the world’s top country for the number of eye surgeries done annually according to a senior Health Ministry official, as...

Tips for avoiding a bloated belly

Most of the people think that overeating is the main cause of bloating, but the truth is the size really doesn't matter as...

The wonder of bananas

Bananas contain three natural sugars – sucrose, fructose and glucose as well as fiber. We know that bananas give us an instant, sustained...

Med-app for foreigners

The Ministry of Health is preparing to introduce a new smartphone app that will enable foreigners visiting Turkey to easily find doctors that speak...

Gut instincts: The secrets of your second brain

When it comes to your moods, decisions and behaviour, the brain in your head is not the only one doing the thinking. IT’S...

Honey and its Benefits

It is believed that honey history dated as far back as 10 to 20 million years ago and the practice of...

Patients must be informed about halal drugs, Turkish doctor says

Drugs prospectuses should involve data about whether they are halal, and patients should be made aware of that data by doctors, according to...

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