Dr. Max Gomez
About 200,000 cardiac pacemakers are implanted every year in this country. Researchers at Mount Sinai Hospital are the first in the U.S. to implant the new, experimental pacemaker that is smaller than a AAA battery.
The memory-robbing disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, however, the study suggests its impact may actually be on par with cancer and heart disease.
Scientists have genetically engineered white blood cells to make them immune to the AIDS virus. Researchers say it seems safe and promising.
The increase in cases of secondary infertility has to do in part with the fact that women are waiting longer to have kids, but there are other possible factors including some problems that can be traced to a woman’s first delivery.
They’re often called ‘sleep machines’ and millions of parents use them to help get their babies to sleep, many experts even recommend them.
New York-based nail specialist Dr. Dana Stern is warning of a potentially deadly nail cancer – not technically the nail itself, but malignant melanoma of the nail bed, the skin under the nail.
It’s been cold, it’s been snowy, it’s been windy and almost always, the air has been very dry. To make matters worse, we’re told to wash out hands often to avoid spreading cold and flu germs.
We don’t have to tell you that we’re in the thick of cold and flu season. But we’re also in the middle of pink eye season — the time of the year when people get that awful, itchy and goopy eye infection.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A warning for pregnant women: A popular over-the-counter pain reliever may put your unborn child at risk for developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. As CBS 2′s Dr. Max Gomez reported, acetaminophen […]
Researchers may have come up with a new way to help speed up the process of learning how to eat for premature babies in NICU.
Flu season started early and strong this year, and on Thursday a new report revealed it’s hitting a different group of people especially hard.
A study released on Wednesday, found that modified T-cells achieved complete remission in 88 percent of advanced leukemia patients treated.
Acid reflux is usually considered an adult disease, but it also is now on the rise in children – and often with more severe symptoms.
Three million people in the United States suffer from epilepsy an often disabling brain disorder.
Experts recommend a 15-minute vison break every couple of hours of up-close work to lessen the chances of developing nearsightedness. And if all else fails, there’s always glasses.