Batya Swift Yasgur, MA, LSW

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Efficacy of Antimicrobial Treatments In Diabetic Foot Ulcers Examined

Efficacy of Antimicrobial Treatments In Diabetic Foot Ulcers Examined

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Researchers examined 22 randomized controlled trials to evaluate effects of various treatments on diabetic foot ulcers.

Influenza, Influenza-Like Illness Risk Up With Obesity

Influenza, Influenza-Like Illness Risk Up With Obesity

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Adults with obesity are twice as likely to develop influenza, regardless of vaccine status.

Cardiometabolic Comorbidities, Hospitalizations, and Costs Associated With Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder

Cardiometabolic Comorbidities, Hospitalizations, and Costs Associated With Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder

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People with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder experience twice the rate of diabetes and metabolic syndrome compared to the general population.

Aging vs Menopausal Status as a Predictor of Depression, Negative Mood

Aging vs Menopausal Status as a Predictor of Depression, Negative Mood

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Women in the menopausal transition and early postmenopause are at higher risk for depressive symptoms and negative mood than those in late postmenopause.

Polypharmacy and Lipid Profiles in Type 2 Diabetes

Polypharmacy and Lipid Profiles in Type 2 Diabetes

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Even if the impact of a given medication on lipid profile is relatively minimal, and therefore unlikely to independently affect ASCVD risk, the cumulative effect is important and cannot be overlooked.

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