Ivana Xie

Ivana is from New York City, and she likes to write stories on niche topics for her audience. She wants to break societal stigma on mental illness and sexual health. Ivana also likes to play sports like rowing and volleyball.

What Healthcare Providers Think About Telemedicine

Whether for safety or convenience, distance care has provided positive change for clinicians.

By Ivana Xie

Other STDs/STIs

Spot and Stop Trichomoniasis, the Sexually Transmitted Parasite

There are an estimated 2 million cases of trich, but only 30 percent present symptoms.

By Ivana Xie

Sleep and Sleep Disorders

How Over-the-Counter Medication Affects Sleeping Patterns

A reliance on meds to get to sleep can create a dangerous dependency.

By Ivana Xie

Sleep and Sleep Disorders

Sleepwalking Can Be an Indication of Poor Sleep Hygiene

While somnambulism is a rare condition most are familiar with, it says a lot about your sleep.

By Ivana Xie

Sleep and Sleep Disorders

Your Lack of Sleep May Indicate a Digestive Problem

When bathroom urges regularly interrupt your nightly rest, it's time to take some action.

By Ivana Xie

Understanding STDs/STIs

Why Does My Throat Hurt After Oral Sex?

Throat irritation after oral sex may be the first sign you have an STI/STD.

By Ivana Xie

Sex 101

Are You Using Sex to Cope?

Having sex can be a great stress reliever, but it may not solve your problems.

By Ivana Xie