Dr. Max Gomez
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the influenza virus is now widespread in 10 states, including New York and Pennsylvania – where a pregnant nurse is out of a job.
It could have been a holiday tragedy. Instead, a Staten Island man’s father saved the day. A construction accident left him facing amputation of all five fingers, but an amazing microsurgery saved his hand.
These days robots do everything from manufacture cars and computers to disable bombs. We’ve even seen them in the operating room. Now, robots are helping paralyzed people get moving again.
With 20 percent of Americans coming down with the flu every year, it can be hard to protect anyone, but one of the best ways to safeguard yourself against it is to get a flu shot, according to CBS 2′s Dr. Max Gomez.
Holiday stress can mean trouble for your heart if you’re not careful.
The study found that exposing your unborn child to nuts may prepare their immune system to handle nuts after they’re born.
A new federal law that will take effect in 2014 urges schools to stock up on EpiPens to protect children who suffer from severe food allergies.
For years Americans have been told to eat less red meat and more chicken because it is lower in saturated fat and cholesterol. However, chicken is also higher in bacterial contamination, according to Consumer Reports.
Jackie Lue-Raia’s mother was able to save the lives of three others through organ donation.
Eating. It’s something almost all of us take for granted. But, believe it or not, some kids actually have to learn how to do it. It can happen for many reasons.
Vitamins and other dietary supplements are a $30 billion per year industry, and half of all Americans take them. But could you be wasting your money, or even hurting yourself?
Asthma is a potentially life-threatening disease that can cause wheezing, coughing and shortness of breath. But about 25 to 30 percent of patients are misdiagnosed, according to recent studies.
The two main types of dry eye come from a lack of tear production or clogged oil glands in the eyelids.
The average age of first time motherhood has been steadily increasing in the U.S. over the past 40 years.
New research presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium looked at hundreds of older patients treated with or without radiation and found no difference in overall survival and very small differences in recurrence rates after five years.