Batya Swift Yasgur

MA, LSW

Most Recent Articles by Batya Swift Yasgur

Treating Iron Deficiency Anemia in Patients With Heart Failure

By Nov 16, 2017

To shed light on the often-challenging management of this common condition, MPR presented the case of a hypothetical patient to a doctor who specializes in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology.

Does Breastfeeding Protect Against Future Inflammatory Bowel Conditions?

By Oct 25, 2017

The researchers found that ever being breastfed was associated with a lower risk of CD and UC (OR 0.71, 95% CI 0.59-0.85 and OR 0.78, 95% CI 0.67-0.91 respectively).

Non-Invasive 'Neuro-Laser' Found to Be Effective for Depression

By Oct 23, 2017

Results showed that 36 of the 39 participants experienced "a robust response" (decrease of QIDS total score by ≥50%) after 16.82 ± 6.26 treatments.

Treating Iron Deficiency Anemia in Patients With Inflammatory Bowl Disorder

By Oct 19, 2017

Despite its frequency, iron deficiency anemia in patients with IBD it is often overlooked in clinical settings.

Alcohol May Contribute to Premature Mortality in Psoriasis Patients

By Oct 17, 2017

The researchers compared an cohort of patients with psoriasis (≥18 years of age) drawn from several databases to 20 patients without psoriasis who were matched by age, sex, and general practice (n=55,537 and 854,314 respectively).

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