Batya Swift Yasgur, MA, LSW

Batya Swift Yasgur MA, LSW, is a counselor and freelance writer who lives and practices in Teaneck, NJ.

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Increased Alzheimer's Disease Risk in Hospital-Treated Patients

Increased Alzheimer's Disease Risk in Hospital-Treated Patients

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Alzheimer's disease risk increases for hospitalized patients with shorter than a 5-year window.

Psychiatric Disorders in Children Linked to Celiac Disease

Psychiatric Disorders in Children Linked to Celiac Disease

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Children with celiac disease are at a 1.4-fold increased risk for psychiatric disorders.

Antipsychotic Nonadherence Due to Social Stigma

Antipsychotic Nonadherence Due to Social Stigma

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Schizophrenia was perceived as more distressful and with higher perceived social stigma than other disorders.

Suicide Attempts, Sleep Disturbance Associated With Internet Addiction

Suicide Attempts, Sleep Disturbance Associated With Internet Addiction

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Suicide attempts and sleep in adults are associated with Internet addiction.

Depression Identification, Stigma as Focus of World Health Day

Depression Identification, Stigma as Focus of World Health Day

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Shekhar Saxena, MD, director of the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse at the World Health Organization, speaks about depression.

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