Batya Swift Yasgur

MA, LSW

Most Recent Articles by Batya Swift Yasgur

AACE/ACE 2017 T2DM Algorithm: New Therapies and Management Approaches

By Feb 17, 2017

Building on previous algorithms, the 2017 edition includes an updated section on lifestyle therapy as well as a discussion of all classes of obesity, antihyperglycemic, lipid-lowering, and hypertensive medications approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) through December 2016.

From Resolutions to Results: Strategies for Helping Patients Reach Their Health Goals

By Jan 24, 2017

Patrice Harris, MD, Chair, AMA Board of Trustees, discusses how clinicians can help patients stay on track and keep their New Year's Resolutions.

Vitamin D Intake and Kidney Stone Risk Examined

By Jan 17, 2017

There is no statistically significant correlation between typical vitamin D intake and incident kidney stones, according to a study published in the February issue of The Journal of Urology.

Conversations for Health: An Innovative Educational Tool for Reducing Antibiotic Overuse

By Jan 10, 2017

Clinicians can try out the virtual simulation at no cost.

Ringing in the New Year: Medical Innovations for 2017

By Jan 03, 2017

What exciting new medical developments can we look forward to in 2017?

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