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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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While the risk of impotence -- erectile dysfunction -- increases with age, men should know it's not an inevitable part of growing older, experts say.

    About 30 million American men have erectile dysfunction. Worldwide, the number is expected to r...Full Article

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    MONDAY, Feb. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Drinking alcohol may be more dangerous for people infected with HIV, a new study suggests.

    The effects of alcohol appear to be more pronounced for those with the virus that causes AIDS, even when the virus is suppressed w...Full Article

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    MONDAY, Feb. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Urologists are far more likely than primary care doctors to do prostate cancer screenings known as prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing, a new study reports.

    For the test, a blood sample is taken and sent to a laboratory to check for levels of a...Full Article

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    FRIDAY, Feb. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While HIV diagnoses dropped significantly over the past decade in the United States, blacks with HIV are less likely than whites or Hispanics to receive routine, ongoing care, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    From ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatric Hematology-Oncology:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF) might have a slightly increased risk of developing blood cancer, a new study suggests.

    Children born via IVF had a 67 percent increased risk of leukemia and a more than tripled risk of Hodgk...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Clinical & Laboratory Immunology:

    TUESDAY, Feb. 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists report progress in their bid to develop ways to piggyback an HIV vaccine on germs that cause colds.

    In the new study, Harvard researchers said they successfully used cold viruses to deliver an experimental HIV vaccine to humans.

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    MONDAY, Feb. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Young men who get stressed out easily appear to have a greater risk of high blood pressure later in life, a new study suggests.

    The researchers found that, among 18-year-old men, those who had the lowest stress-resilience...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    FRIDAY, Jan. 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- HIV resistance to the antiretroviral drug tenofovir (Viread) is increasingly common, a new study finds.

    The researchers said their finding is surprising and alarming because the drug plays a major role in treating and preventing infection with HIV...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Even when blood tests of HIV patients on antiretroviral drugs show no sign of the AIDS-causing virus, it can still be replicating in lymphoid tissue, researchers report.

    The study offers important new insight into how HIV persists in the body d...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Excess weight can delay or speed up puberty in young boys, depending on how many extra pounds they carry, a new study suggests.

    Overweight boys tend to enter and finish puberty somewhat earlier than usual, researchers found in a study of nearly...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, Jan. 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many older Americans are unnecessarily screened for breast and prostate cancer, which can lead to treatments they don't need, a new study contends.

    The practice may also be costing the U.S. health care system $1.2 billion a year, the researchers...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- For a small number of women with infertility, mutations in a particular gene may be to blame, a new study finds.

    The results, reported in the Jan. 21 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, apply to a rare form of female infertilit...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Adolescent Medicine:

    TUESDAY, Jan. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Only one in five sexually active high school students has been tested for HIV, and young adults aren't doing much better at finding out their status, U.S. health officials report.

    As a result, an estimated 50 percent of young Americans infected w...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    MONDAY, Jan. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Public health experts are expressing growing anxiety over the prospect of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea.

    Just last month, health officials in Great Britain cautioned that nation's physicians and pharmacies about the dangers posed by drug-resistan...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    MONDAY, Jan. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Members of minority groups in the United States are more likely than whites to be diagnosed with colon cancer at younger ages and with more advanced disease, researchers report.

    An analysis of data from 1973 to 2009 reve...Full Article