Woman Undergoes Painstaking Procedure To Reverse Botched Butt AugmentationHere’s a serious warning about cut-rate plastic surgery and its terrible consequences. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez recently spoke to one young woman about her agonizing ordeal.
Research Points To Link Between Use Of Bleach, Infections In ChildrenThey found that children living in homes that are cleaned with bleach weekly had a 20 percent higher rate of childhood infections than those who did not.
As Blizzard Strikes, Health Experts Warn Of Heart Attack Threat From Shoveling SnowWith 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.
Viral 'Turkey Slurpee' Stunt Can Be Dangerous, Doctors WarnThe “Turkey Slurpee” is a popular trick involving slurping up a slice of cold-cut meat, and more and more people are posting videos online to demonstrate their facility at it.
Lenox Hill Hospital To Cover Visiting Couple's Medical Bill After Son Born PrematurelyA United Kingdom couple visiting New York City got a late holiday gift.
Long-Term Study From Harvard Finds Benefits Of Mammograms May Be OverstatedOne of the largest reviews to date finds that mammograms do save lives, but not as many as people believe. That benefit comes with some risks of its own, the study found.
Study: Electromagnetic Therapy Offers Relief To Fibromyalgia SufferersThere is new hope for people with fibromyalgia - and it comes from magnets. Fibromyalgia is the most common cause of chronic, widespread pain in the U.S., affecting between six and 12 million people nationwide.
FDA: Aleve Safer Than Rival Pain Relievers A Food and Drug Administration review posted online Tuesday said naproxen -- the key ingredient in Aleve and dozens of other generic pain pills -- may have a lower risk of heart attack and stroke.
Cholesterol Drug Guidelines Stir DebateLast week, the nation's top heart organizations released new guidelines about who should receive the drugs and a new online calculator.
Lenox Hill ER Doctor Talks Boston Bombing VictimsThe Boston bombings left three people dead and more than 170 people injured. Dr. Robert Glatter, an emergency physician at Lenox Hill Hospital, visited The Couch to give us insight into treating victims of such attacks.
Schwartz: Dennis Byrd Will Finally Get The Honor That He DeservesByrd’s triumph over tragedy will take center stage this Sunday when his No. 90 jersey is retired at halftime of the Jets-Dolphins game at MetLife Stadium. The painful memories of that fateful December Sunday from 20 years ago will surely come to mind.
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Provides An Opportunity To Fight AbuseDo you want to help fight prescription drug abuse and the deadly consequences like the recent rash of pharmacy shootings? Well, Saturday was the day to do it. And all you had to do was check your medicine cabinet.