American Cancer Society Announces Drive-Thru Fundraiser At Jones Beach, Long Island's Largest Breast Cancer Awareness Event Adjusts To PandemicBreast cancer awareness is critical every year and every month, of course. But, many women have put off their mammograms, or even cancer treatments, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Survey Says Many Parents Plan To Skip Flu Shots For Children This Year, Going Against Health Experts' RecommendationsThere's troubling news about children and flu shots as we head into an uncertain cold, flu and COVID-19 season.
CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Dispels Flu Shot Myths; Vaccine Critical To Prevent 'Twin-Demic' When Flu Overlaps With COVID-19Getting a flu shot is more important than ever this year, with the coronavirus pandemic still raging. Yet, misinformation about flu vaccines continues to spread.
Researchers Trace Food Allergies Back To Skin Conditions Like Eczema, Find Babies Born In Fall At Higher RiskWhat starts as eczema can set off a chain of events that may progress to food and pollen allergies, even asthma.
As National Grandparents Day Approaches, Health Experts Remind Families Coronavirus Precautions Especially Important When Children Are Around ElderlyTime spent with grandparents is emotionally and socially beneficial for everyone, but that could be risky this year.
Mount Sinai Health Doctor One Of First On East Coast To Implant 2nd Generation Stroke-Prevention DeviceEvery year, nearly 800,000 people in the U.S. suffer a stroke, a leading cause of death and disability.
Max Minute: Benefits Of Convalescent Plasma Therapy To COVID-19 Patients Unclear, Despite FDA's Emergency Use AuthorizationIn a surprise move, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration reversed course over the weekend and gave emergency use authorization to an antibody treatment for COVID-19.
Max Minute: Hair Loss Linked To Coronavirus Pandemic-Induced StressDoctors around the world are reported more cases of "COVID-19 hair loss," according to CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez.
Max Minute: Tri-State Flattened Curve, But COVID-19 Far From GoneThough the tri-state area has managed to flatten the curve, CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says COVID-19 is not gone.
Max Minute: Preparing For A Different Kind Of SummerThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidelines for a variety of summertime activities but, CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says the same rules still apply: wash your hands often, don't touch your face and wear a face covering.
Max Minute: Researchers Find Evidence Coronavirus Was Present In China Earlier Than Previously ThoughtCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez shares information on new research that suggests COVID-19 was present in China before it was reported.
Max Minute: Can Coronavirus Be Transmitted Through Sweat?As the weather warms up, parks and fitness centers starting to open up, the question is what happens when we sweat: Can we transmit the coronavirus?
New Robotic Treatment Offers Potential Cure For Chronic CoughsLess invasive robotic surgery now offers a cure for intractable chronic cough.
New Medical Procedure Uses Patient's Blood Cells To Restore GumsOne of the leading causes of tooth loss in adults is receding gums, and millions of Americans suffer from the condition.
Regrowing Cartilage Could Be The Answer For People Suffering From Osteoarthritis In KneesResearchers have found a way to regrow cartilage in the knee and perhaps even prevent knee-replacement surgery.