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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Coexistent Depression and Vasomotor Symptoms Common in Older Women

Coexistent Depression and Vasomotor Symptoms Common in Older Women

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Depressive symptoms in older women can be attributed to vasomotor symptoms.

Mood Disturbances in Older Adults with Impaired Vision

Mood Disturbances in Older Adults with Impaired Vision

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Among older people with visual impairment, 57.2% are at risk for mild or moderate depression.

Clozapine as Causal Agent in Gastrointestinal Hypomotility Events

Clozapine as Causal Agent in Gastrointestinal Hypomotility Events

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Clozapine-induced gastrointestinal hypomotility is a medical emergency that requires urgent attention.

Trait Anger Linked to Dangerous Behavior Among Drivers

Trait Anger Linked to Dangerous Behavior Among Drivers

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Individuals with excessive trait anger are "more easily provoked by a wide variety of situations than people with low levels of trait anger."

Advice for Parents Whose Child Is Seeking Mental Health Treatment

Advice for Parents Whose Child Is Seeking Mental Health Treatment

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Well-intentioned parents may not realize that it is terrifying for a youngster to be left without any parental direction, even if the child does not act scared.

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