SUNBURN

IHT Summer Series Protect yourself from sunburn caused by overexposure which can lead to skin cancer. As the warmer weather arrives, it draws you outdoors. Whether it is to the beach or the mountains, you want to make sure you are prepared. Sunburn is a red painful skin that feels hot to the touch. Sunburn…

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Intimate Health Telemedicine llc

Telemedicine

At Intimate Health Telemedicine it is our mission to provide high quality intimate care through our commitment to putting our patients first. We make you feel better so you can live your best life possible. Our provider, Sharon Zell, is a nurse practitioner who has been in healthcare since 1994. She truly cares about her…

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Endometriosis 

March is National Endometriosis Awareness Month. Do you suffer from monthly pain? For some women, the pain can be debilitating. If you cannot go to work, school, or even function because of your symptoms or pain, you need to see your doctor. Don’t put it off as premenstrual syndrome.   Endometriosis affects an estimated 176 million…

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Breast Implant Awareness Month

Risk versus benefits of breast implants. Do you have breast implants? Are you considering getting breast implants? Over 10 million women worldwide have breast implants (American Society of Plastic Surgery (2020)). Well, it’s Breast Implant Awareness month, and if you have or are considering breast implants you need to do your homework. Let me help…

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Contraception

Men and women need to consider birth control if they want to avoid pregnancy. There are many options to consider. The choice of birth control changes depending on your circumstances. For example, if you are not monogamous you may need to consider more than one type of birth control that includes a condom (male or…

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GERD

Heartburn is also called reflux or GERD for Gastroesophageal reflux disease. Heartburn (GERD) symptoms include: A burning sensation in your chest (heartburn), usually after eating and possibly worse at night Chest pain Difficulty swallowing Sensation or lump in your throat Regurgitation of food or a sour liquid If you have nighttime reflux, you may also…

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Suffragettes

Women’s History Women’s suffrage was a movement aimed at the voting rights of women. Prior to the 19th amendment, women were not allowed to vote. It was a worldwide movement and with the 19th amendment, women were granted the right to vote in the US. The 19th amendment was ratified on August 18, 1920. The…

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What is Telemedicine?

The legal definition of “telemedicine is when a health care practitioner uses HIPAA-compliant, interactive, real-time audio and video telecommunications (including web-based applications) or store and forward technology to deliver covered services that are within his or her scope of practice to a client at a site other than the site where the provider is located…

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