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Eric Silverman was isolated for three days amid an Ebola scare, but is now believed to have been suffering from malaria. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Man Isolated Over Ebola Scare Likely Was Suffering From Malaria

CBS 2 was there when Eric Silverman found out what made him so sick upon returning from West Africa.

08/11/2014

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Researchers: Unnecessary Double Mastectomies Do Not Improve Chances Of Avoiding Recurring Breast Cancer

More than a quarter million American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. About 40,000 of them will die of the disease.

05/22/2014

Some cancer patients have chosen to undergo hypnosis to ease the side effects of their regular treatments. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: Cancer Patients Turn To Hypnosis To Ease Side Effects Of Radiation

A technique that magicians and entertainers have used for years may be useful as a form of cancer therapy.

05/08/2014

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Study: There Is No Such Thing As Being Obese And Healthy

Some people insist it is possible to be overweight and still be fit. But as CBS 2’s Dr. Max Gomez reported Tuesday, a new study finds that is not true.

12/03/2013

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New Emergency Rooms Designed To Give Baby Boomers The Highest Level Of Care

A new trend in emergency rooms has been established to give the elderly the highest level of care possible.

04/11/2012

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Reward Offered In Shooting Death Of Auxiliary Police Officer In Brooklyn

EMS responders found Francky Aleger, 39, unconscious near the corner of East 95th Street and Glenwood Road in the Canarsie section of the borough around 6 a.m. Wednesday.

04/05/2012

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Auxiliary Cop Found Shot To Death In Brooklyn

EMS responders found Francky Aleger, 39, unconscious near the corner of East 95th Street and Glenwood Road in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn.

04/04/2012

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Cops: Man Found Dead After Killing Ex At Queens Pharmacy

A man walked into a pharmacy Thursday afternoon in Queens, handed his ex-girlfriend a bouquet of flowers and then pulled out a handgun shooting her twice in the back of the head, police said.

02/11/2011