Haley Summerhays, NP

Bio

Haley Summerhays, NP, provides urology care in Murray, Utah, serving the South Salt Lake community. She practices at the Urological Institute at Intermountain Medical Center. Haley specializes in women's health and female urological care, focusing in particular on issues such as female urinary incontinence.

Haley is board certified in women's health care by the National Certification Corporation and is also certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board.

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  • NP, Intermountain Healthcare

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Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about General Practice:

    THURSDAY, April 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Macho men are less likely than women to visit a doctor, and more likely to request male physicians when they do make an appointment, researchers say.

    But these "tough guys" tend to downplay their symptoms in front of male doctors because of a p...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Clinical Molecular Genetics:

    THURSDAY, April 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Although it's long been known that fraternal twins run in families, researchers say they've just pinpointed two genes that seem to be associated with having such twins.

    Fraternal twins occur when two separate eggs are fertilized with two separa...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about OBGYN (Obstetrics & Gynecology):

    THURSDAY, April 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Since 1998, births of three or more babies at once have fallen by more than 40 percent in the United States, new government statistics reveal.

    Moreover, declines of 50 percent or more were seen in certain states, and among women aged 25 and old...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    FRIDAY, April 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- What men eat -- particularly fatty meats and cheese -- may affect how quickly their prostate cancer progresses, a new study suggests.

    "We show that high dietary saturated fat content is associated with increased prostate cancer aggressiveness," s...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sexual Health:

    THURSDAY, April 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People with HIV may age prematurely, putting them at increased risk for an earlier death, a new study indicates.

    With antiretroviral therapy, many people with HIV can expect to live for decades after being infected with the AIDS-causing virus. ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    WEDNESDAY, April 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People with cancers of the colon, breast or prostate may have better survival odds if they use low-dose aspirin, a new research review suggests.

    Looking at 47 previous studies, researchers found that, on average, colon cancer patients who took...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Geriatrics:

    TUESDAY, April 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The first case of Alzheimer's disease diagnosed in a person with HIV highlights the fact that long-time HIV survivors are starting to reach ages where their risk for Alzheimer's increases, researchers report.

    The 71-year-old man was diagnosed a...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Clinical Genetics:

    MONDAY, April 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Parents, when you have "the talk" with your kids, keep these new study findings in mind: Genetic makeup may help determine when people lose their virginity.

    The study results matter because people who have sex and babies earlier appear to fare wo...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    MONDAY, April 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Sticking to a moderate or intense exercise regimen may improve a man's odds of surviving prostate cancer, a new study suggests.

    The American Cancer Society study included more than 10,000 men, aged 50 to 93, who were di...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Radiation Oncology:

    THURSDAY, April 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Older patients with a type of cancer called soft-tissue sarcomas may benefit more from radiation therapy after surgery than younger patients do, a new study suggests.

    The results might change the way older patients are treated for soft-tissue s...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    MONDAY, April 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Older men who receive testosterone-suppressing therapy for prostate cancer may be at increased risk of developing depression, a new, large study suggests.

    The findings are based on over 78,000 U.S. men treated for earlier-stage prostate cancer.Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Proctology:

    THURSDAY, April 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Older men are more likely to get a colonoscopy to screen for colon cancer if they're happily married and have a highly educated wife, according to a new study.

    Researchers looked at more than 800 male-female couples across the United States betw...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Radiation Oncology:

    WEDNESDAY, April 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Higher doses of radiation may not benefit low-risk prostate cancer patients, a new review suggests.

    "In the field of radiation oncology, we often assume that the highest dose that the body can tolerate will be most effective at killing cancer,"...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    TUESDAY, April 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People who consume a lot of processed carbohydrates -- think snack foods and sweets -- and sugary drinks may face heightened risks of breast and prostate cancers, a new study suggests.

    Researchers said the study, reported Tuesday at the American ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Radiation Oncology:

    MONDAY, April 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A slightly higher dose of radiation therapy for early stage prostate cancer may reduce treatment time without compromising effectiveness, researchers report.

    The study included about 1,100 men with early-stage prostate cancer that had not spread b...Full Article