Dr. Max Gomez
Joan Rivers was in a medically-induced coma Thursday night at Mount Sinai Hospital, after she went into cardiac arrest while undergoing a throat procedure at a clinic on the Upper East Side.
Behind his manic comic genius and his delight in making people laugh, lurked the demon that eventually took Robin William’s life: depression.
Perfect pronunciation can be a tough skill for children, but now they don’t have to face years of speech therapy.
Doctors at Mount Sinai Medical Center are awaiting Ebola test results on a man who visited West Africa last month before falling sick and going into the hospital on Monday.
Infectious disease experts in the U.S. have all said that while Ebola is lethal, it is not spread by casual contact.
You might suffer from sleep apnea, and a physicians’ group has advised doctors to check for the condition in a procedure that could save lives.
Implantable electronic pacemakers are some of the most common heart procedures done every year. But what if doctors could turn your own cells into pacemakers?
At Clove Lake Park on Staten Island, poison ivy is so high that it’s at eye level with joggers, making it easy to brush up against.
CBS 2’s Dr. Max Gomez recently underwent surgery to relieve severe neck pain from which you may suffer as well.
Many people are familiar with probiotics, the healthy bacteria that have been linked to a healthy digestive tract.
While powerful acid blockers may help your heartburn, they could come with dangerous complications from broken bones to heart problems.
Researchers found that after six weeks, injections that combined both epidural steroids and the anesthetic lidocaine were no more effective than lidocaine alone. Even the effects of lidocaine did not last long.
A medical group has made a controversial recommendation regarding women’s health, claiming that the long-held practice of the annual pelvic exam may do more harm than good.
Everyone knows you need to apply sunscreen early and often when you go out in the sun, but did you know alcohol, Aspirin, and yogurt can all affect your risk for skin cancer?
Many doctors still believe that screening and vitamin D supplements are important for good health.