Experts Fear Pandemic Could Boost Seasonal Depression When Daylight Saving EndsSeasonal affective disorder during winter months affects as many as 10 million people - four times as many women as men. This year, it might be even worse.
Max Minute: Doctors Worry COVID-Infected People Will Slip Through Cracks As Countries Shorten Quarantine LengthsThe theory is that more people will comply if the quarantine is just a week.
COVID Pandemic Prompts Uptick In Lasik Surgery ProceduresToo many hours of screen time can dry out your contact lenses, and wearing glasses along with that all-important mask can lead to foggy specs. That's what led to a Lasik eye surgery comeback.
Researchers Discover Cell Therapy That Could Treat Patients With Lou Gehrig's Disease, Even Reverse Nerve DamageAn exciting development could lead to a treatment for Lou Gehrig's disease, multiple sclerosis and other devastating brain diseases.
Study: Ultrasound Scanner Can Help Improve Diagnostic COVID AccuracyWhen you combine that device with other tests, diagnostic COVID accuracy goes up significantly, which is especially important when COVID pneumonia is suspected.
Studies: Death Rates For Those Hospitalized With COVID-19 Are DroppingThere is some good news for a change about the COVID-19 pandemic.
Death Toll Of Herd Immunity Strategy To End COVID-19 Pandemic Would Be 'Devastating,' CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez SaysThe most conservative estimates say a herd immunity strategy would mean at least another 500,000 dead Americans.
Max Minute: CDC Warns Doctors About Adult Version Of Inflammatory Disease Affecting Some Children With COVIDThis could mean that some -- it's unknown how many -- of the 8 million and growing COVID-infected Americans could later develop the potentially life-threatening MIS-A.
Studies Suggest Certain Blood Types Less Susceptible To COVID-19 Infection, Length Of ICU Stay And Use Of VentilatorCould your blood type predict how sick you might get if you contract the coronavirus?
Studies Suggest Alzheimer's Risk Reduced By Getting Flu And Certain Bacterial Pneumonia VaccinesA single flu shot was associated with a 17% reduction in Alzheimer’s incidence. More frequent flu vaccination reduces Alzheimer’s incidence another 13%.
Organ Donations Rebound In New York To Pre-COVID LevelsThe COVID-19 pandemic has affected the health of many people beyond those who've been infected.
CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Explains Why Moderna's COVID Vaccine Trial Has Been SlowedOne of the most promising COVID-19 vaccine trials has been slowed due to a lack of minority participation.
Questions Abound About 3-Drug Cocktail President Trump Is Taking To Combat COVID-19As President Donald Trump recovering from COVID-19 at the White House, a number of questions are being asked about his apparent rapid recovery.
Mobile Mammograms: Project Renewal's 'ScanVan' Helps Underserved Women With Breast Cancer ScreeningsIt's called the "ScanVan," a mobile mammography unit that's on the road 240 days a year, traveling to medically underserved communities in all five boroughs and Long Island.
Doctors Break Down How Experimental Antibody Cocktail Administered To President Trump Fights COVID-19The antibody cocktail REGN-COV2 is still experimental, but the company's CEO says it's shown promise in clinical trials.