Batya Swift Yasgur

MA, LSW

Most Recent Articles by Batya Swift Yasgur

Should Physicians Treat Family and Friends? Three Experts Weigh In

Should Physicians Treat Family and Friends? Three Experts Weigh In

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Although all of the guidelines acknowledge that there are emergent situations in which providing care for a family member or friend is not only permissible but also essential, other situations are frowned upon.

Court-Mandated Substance Abuse Treatment: Exploring the Ethics and Efficacy

Court-Mandated Substance Abuse Treatment: Exploring the Ethics and Efficacy

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While many treatments for substance use disorder are not evidence based, several evidence-based approaches have shown effectiveness in court-mandated treatment settings.

Effect of Parental Migraine on Adolescents

Effect of Parental Migraine on Adolescents

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The researchers conducted a longitudinal Web-based study called the Chronic Migraine Epidemiology and Outcomes study with cross-sectional modules that assessed an array of migraine-related outcomes

Persistent Posttraumatic Headache Associated With Reduced Cortical Thickness

Persistent Posttraumatic Headache Associated With Reduced Cortical Thickness

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Compared with healthy controls, patients with persistent posttraumatic headache have less cortical thickness in bilateral frontal regions and right hemisphere parietal regions of the brain.

Acupuncture, Physiotherapy Combination May Benefit Patients With Tension-Type Headache

Acupuncture, Physiotherapy Combination May Benefit Patients With Tension-Type Headache

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Patients with tension-type headache experience benefit from acupuncture and stretching, especially in combination with pressure pain threshold physiotherapy hands-on techniques.

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