Dr. Max Gomez
Peanut allergies have more than quadrupled in the past 13 years, but experts now don’t think we should, and must, avoid feeding peanuts to infants so they do not develop the allergies to the legumes.
The measles outbreak that started at Disneyland has now spread to 14 states and health officials in our area are doing all they can to keep the virus contained.
With a historic blizzard pounding the Tri-State Area Monday and Tuesday, there are a number of health concerns to be on the watch for – especially for anyone shoveling snow.
A class for the “melt method” may look like your average workout class is actually much more. The class helps treat pain, insomnia and other conditions.
There is a new trend in the supplement world known as ‘superfood powders.’
A new study from Yale University found that cold temperatures really can lead to colds, but not for the reason you might think.
Having newborn babies home for their first Christmas is special for any family, but for one Brooklyn mom this will be a very special holiday.
If you like to curl up with a good book to help you fall asleep at night, you might be hurting your sleep.
A new study suggested Monday that feeling younger than your actual calendar age could mean you will live longer.
A New York woman battling leukemia was especially grateful this Thanksgiving, as she credited the kindness of a total stranger with helping save her life.
Parkinson’s disease is a brain ailment that has affected celebrities from Muhammad Ali to Michael J. Fox and Linda Ronstadt. There are medications that can help – and patients have been exploring new treatments.
Did your mom ever tell you not to sit too close to the TV because it would ruin your eyes? Well, today more kids than ever are near-sighted.
Joan Rivers did not consent to a laryngoscopy during which she lost consciousness due to lack of oxygen – and never regained consciousness before she died.
Residents of Dr. Craig Spencer’s building on 147th Street are trying to stay calm after he tested positive for the disease on Thursday.
If you have ever sent a meal back to a restaurant kitchen because it wasn’t quite right, you have probably worried about those old stories that someone back there might spit in your food before returning it.